Robin was elected in 2014 to the state legislature. Robin is a licensed educator at The Tutorial Center at Smokey House in Danby working with at-risk teens, and an adjunct faculty at Green Mountain College in the Renewable Energy and Ecological Design Program (REED). He has also owned and operated Talisman Woodwork for 25 years, doing remodeling with a focus on energy efficiency and historical renovation. He lives in Middletown Springs, and serves on the House Committee on Natural Resources and Energy. His priorities are environmental conservation, bringing new, well-paying jobs to Vermont (especially those in clean energy industries), decreasing student loan debt that so often sends young people out of Vermont, and building coalitions to address narcotic abuse and dependency.