Fellow:Rob Salamon

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Rob recently graduated from University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee with a degree in Mechanical engineering and a minor in electrical engineering with a focus in sustainable energy systems.  While in school Rob is also working as a Crew Chief and Aviation Mechanic on UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters in the Wisconsin Army National Guard, a Competitor on the "Paws verse Claws" Lakefront marathon team, President of the UW-Milwaukee chapter of Student Veterans of America, volunteer at the Urban Ecology Center and last but not least Proprietor of Smallwaukee Properties LLC.

After graduation Rob took a position as a Maintenance Task Analyst with Oshkosh Corporation. In addition to his full-time position Rob volunteers with a local youth robotics program (Wave Robotics - an FRC competitor) and is looking to start a masters degree in robotics or an innovators mba.

Current Projects:


Smallwaukee Properties LLC

     Owner and Operator of rental property company

STEM Outreach in Oshkosh School District

     Wave Robotics FRC mentor

Corporate Innovation 

     Working towards developing I&E program in fortune 250 company

Related Links

Rob Salamon's LinkedIn Page

What's Your Moonshot

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Student Priorities