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Robert Carmines

Robert Carmines

Founder & Financial Advisor

Rob Carmines founded Carmines Robbins Financial Services, LLC , along with with Athena Robbins, in 2005. As a Certified Public Account and Financial Advisor, Rob specializes in assisting small businesses and individuals with all aspects of financial planning, including estate planning and business succession planning. 

Rob has earned a Master of Science in Taxation from the Graduate Business School at the College of William and Mary, in a joint degree program with the Marshall-Wythe School of Law, as well as a Bachelor of Science in Commerce, with a concentration in Accounting, from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia. He has been a Certified Public Accountant since 1983, and is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professional and a Personal Financial Specialist.  Rob has authored articles on financial planning and tax planning, published in the Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce Newsletter and the Oyster Pointer, a local business publication. 

Active in his community, Rob is a current member and former board member of the Rotary Club of the Virginia Peninsula, a member of the University of Virginia Alumni Association and the William & Mary Alumni Association, a member and a former at large board member of the Peninsula Estate Planning Council, and a former Finance Committee member of the Warwick Memorial United Methodist Church. He has also served as both Den Leader and Assistant Den Leader of Cub Scout Den 7—Flaming Arrows, Pack 313.

In his free time, Rob enjoys tennis (he’s pretty good), golf (he’s not so good), boating, jet-skiing, snow-skiing, fishing, and University of Virginia sports (even more-so when they win!). He also enjoys traveling (ask him about his trips out west, Croatia and River Cruises), and staying active in his children’s lives—whether they want him to or not.