Hailing from southern Wisconsin, Robert Getka received his undergraduate diploma from Rockford College in 1986, with a dual degree in math and computer science, along with minors in education and business administration. in 1994, Robert completed his Master’s Degree in Instructional Technologies at the University of South Florida, where he was also a member of Phi Kappa Phi. Robert now teaches AP Computer Science at Parker High School and is a grader for ETS for the AP Computer Science A exam. Robert and his wife Susan have three children. He is involved in his school’s softball teams, and also coaches their robotics teams.