Dr. Robert L. Head has more than 40 years of experience in executive and organizational leadership, including more than 20 years spent in higher education administration.
Dr. Head’s career began in the banking world of the Ohio-Toledo Trust, where he became the Vice President of Trust Services. He held the same position at Northern Trust in Chicago before his career transitioned from finance to higher education. In 2001, Dr. Head was named the President of Urbana University, a position he held until he was named the president of Rockford University in 2008. He now serves as President Emeritus of Rockford University.
In addition to organizational consulting, Dr. Head has also conducted research, authored associated articles, and regularly speaks to domestic and global audiences regarding matters of importance to higher education. Dr. Head currently serves on the board of Christian publishing company David C. Cook, where he assists with fundraising.