rifootprints is a page devoted to Rhode Island history. Editor Robert A. Geake is a life-long Rhode Islander and has written about local history for over 30 years. His articles and book reviews have appeared in numerous publications throughout New England.
Mr. Geake has been involved with adult education in the state for more than twenty years, and has served on the RI Professional Development Advisory Council for the Sate Board of Adult Education.
He is the founder of E.N.O.B.L.E. a volunteer organization that provides education and mentoring for adult students with disabilities.