After growing up on the Gulf Coast, and in West Virginia and Tennessee, Rob has lived in Northern Virginia for over 30 years. He graduated from the University of Tennessee and Emory School of Law. He met his wife, Laura, at APC in 1999, and they have three children who are members of APC. Rob and Laura have been involved in various hospitality and childrens ministries over the years. Rob retired from the Air Force Reserve in 2016 and retired as an Air Force civilian employee in 2019. The Coit family loves to travel and have participated in three overseas missions trips with APC.