Robert MacEachern is a third generation Codman Square resident, who first became active in the Codman Square community while in middle school. MacEachern has served on the Board of the Codman Square Health Center for over 15 years and is its current President. He has also served on the Board of DotWell and served as their Chairman. He is currently also a Trustee at the Cedar Grove Cemetery in Dorchester. MacEachern is a proud graduate of the Boston Public Schools with a learning disability and has spent the past 20 years working with at risk teens, first with the UMass Boston Upward Bound TRIo Program, and most recently as the Senior counselor at the Home for Little Wanderers Waltham House, a group home for LGBTQ youth. MacEachern holds a degree from UMass Boston.