Robert Osenenko has lived in Toms River and the New Jersey Pinelands Reserve most of his life. Robert is a member of the American Folklore Society. He is considered an expert in social psychology, and is a Diplomate in Clinical Social Work. He is a recipient of ten military-related service awards, and has trained at the Centers for Disease Control. He is a decorated infantry combat veteran and a third generation war survivor. Robert Osenenko went to the State University of New York and Goddard College. His doctorate is in education.