Schwager was born and raised in Chicago and currently resides in Florida.
Rob Schwager is an American comic book colourist and cover artist. He began his career in 1989 as an uncredited computer color separation artist, interpreting hand-painted color guides, into digital format for print. In 1993 he worked for Image Comics on the title ShadowHawk II. His first credited published work for DC Comics was in the Damage title. Schwager worked on the Green Lantern title, Legends of the Dark Knight, Action Comics and many more.