Robert Petit is a 17 year old high school student at Heathwood Hall. Interested in computer science, he has, along with several other students, successfully pushed for an expansion of the computer science program there. He has additionally worked summers at Heathwood improving the infrastructure for computers. Additionally, he has volunteered hundreds of hours at non-profit organizations, including IT-ology, to improve computer education in the state and taught several classes on the topic throughout his time volunteering.
In addition to being having a love for computers, Robert is an award-winning Model UN delegate, has been recognized in Mock Trial, run varsity cross country and track, and was a varsity wrestler. Lastly, he has won awards in several computer security and algorithmic programming competitions like PICOctf, HSCTF, and the USACO.