Robyn obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree with honors from the University of California – San Diego with a major in Art History/Criticism. She earned her law degree from Seattle University School of Law.
Robyn began her career in public benefits at the Unemployment Law Project where she represented hundreds of clients seeking unemployment benefits at administrative hearings, Commissioner appeals, and Superior Court appeals. She also provided extensive training to law students, lawyers, and union representatives on unemployment issues.
She has served as an executive officer on the Board of Directors of the Seattle Community Law Center and the Unemployment Law Project.