NFU’s West Midlands Regional Director, Robert leads the NFU team and activities in Herefordshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire. Robert previously worked in the NFU’s food and farming department for over 10 years, latterly as Chief Dairy Adviser and before that Chief Poultry Adviser. Before joining the NFU Robert worked in farm management. Robert lives on a livestock farm in Shropshire and grew up on a dairy farm in Devon. Robert is married with two children and is passionate about food, farming and family life. In his spare time Robert enjoys shooting, helping on the farm and spending time with his family.