Assistant Director, Student Life
1 Washington Place
BA, Spanish Language and Literature, Susquehanna University, 2013
MA, Rutgers University, Student Development in Higher Education, 2015
Robert (Bobby) Peñaherrera is the Assistant Director of Student Life at Gallatin. They oversee all operations and programming for Student Life, including Gallatin Fall Orientation, Clubs & Organizations, the Gallatin Student Council (GSC), Identity Spaces at Gallatin, and the Diversity Council. Bobby joined Gallatin Student Life in May 2019 and has helped to grow the department since then. Bobby is originally from Toms River, New Jersey and is a non-binary first-generation American who is part of a vibrant and loving Ecuadorian/Brazilian immigrant family. Bobby moved to New York in 2015 and is a lover of all forms of 2D animation and cartoons as well as gender expansive fashion and beauty.