Robert Arvidson


Robert Arvidson


Bob Arvidson teaches Managing Human Resources at Lake Forest Graduate School of Management. In 2016, Bob received the Distinguished Faculty Award. 

Bob was a Senior Human Resources Manager at Allstate Insurance for 34 years, where he was responsible for implementing e-learning throughout the corporation. This included managing the RFP process for a new learning management system, and working with education departments in all corporate business units.

In addition, Bob is a mental health counselor. He has been successful in applying his ability to connect and communicate to help his students address difficult subject areas including how to manage individuals and teams.

Business Leader Faculty® Since 2007

Professional Experience


Worsham College of Mortuary Science

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

Holbrook Counseling

Senior HR Manager

Allstate Insurance


Roosevelt University

Master in Business Administration

Loyola University Chicago

Master of Arts