Rob Hallbauer received his B.S. degree in Conservation and Natural Resource Management from North Carolina State University. His professional experience includes work as an Environmental Health Specialist with Island County. Rob also has worked for a private sector civil engineering firm, as well as working as a self-employed private consultant, working with both wastewater and stormwater systems. He is now employed by the Whidbey Island Conservation District as a Natural Resource Planner, working on such things as farm planning, timber management plans, and alternative stormwater systems.