Robert Pena has served on the Holy Name of Jesus
School Advisory Board since 2005. Originally
from the Jicarilla Apache Indian Reservation in
Northern New Mexico, Robert moved to the Harrisburg
area in January of 1996.
While living on the reservation, Robert attended St.
Francis of Assisi Elementary school, and graduated
from McCurdy High School in Espanola Mexico.
While attending these schools, Robert studied many
various religious beliefs, from Buddhism to Taoism
and everything in-between.
Robert works at WHP-CBS 21 in Harrisburg as the
Senior Director of News. He also runs his own
photography business, and serves as a Captain in the
United States Air Force Auxiliary.
Robert is married to the former Johanna Byers of
Harrisburg, a long time member of the Holy Name of
Jesus Parish. Four of their 6 children attend
Holy Name of Jesus School.