Robin Cass has been a faculty member in the Glass Program at The Rochester Institute of Technology since 1998. She currently serves as interim chair of the School for American Crafts, and Associate Dean of the College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. Cass earned her BFA at the Rhode Island School of Design and her MFA from Alfred University. She has exhibited her sculptural work internationally, and has received fellowships and grants from groups including Wheaton Arts and the New York Foundation for the Arts. In addition to teaching at RIT, Cass has lead workshops at Pilchuck, Haystack, The Studio at Corning Museum of Glass and elsewhere. Cass also served on the Glass Art Society board of directors for six years.