Raised in Bloomfield, Bobby Gibson has a long history of serving the community.

Rep. Gibson was a teacher in Bloomfield Public Schools for six years and in Hartford for 15 years prior to joining the Capitol Regional Education Council (CREC) in 2015. He has returned to teach in Bloomfield at the Carmen Arace Middle School.

Rep. Gibson has been a football, track and field, and girls’ basketball coach.

Rep. Gibson is a proud member of the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, an SAL Commander at the American Legion, and a Trustee at Hopewell Baptist Church.