Dr. Robert Rodriguez
DRR Advisors LLC
Robert Rodriguez, Ph.D., is the founder and president of Dr. Robert Rodriguez Advisors, LLC (DRR Advisors). Dr. Rodriguez founded DRR Advisors to create diversity solutions for organizations worldwide. DRR Advisors is a management and diversity consulting firm that specializes in enterprise diversity strategy planning, employee resource group optimization and Latino talent management initiatives. DDR Advisors was worked with over 100 large and small businesses to build forward-thinking organizational practices that foster diversity, leadership and innovation.
Prior to starting DRR Advisors, Dr. Rodriguez was the senior Vice President at ALPFA, the Nation’s leading Latino professional non-profit business association where he lead their diversity consulting practice and still remains active today. Dr. Rodriguez also held faculty and administrative roles at
Kaplan University and also previously taught in the MBA program at DePaul University. He has held several human resource leadership roles at Fortune 500 firms, including Target Corporation, 3M Company, Amoco and The Washington Post.
In 2010, the Hispanic Business Magazine named Dr. Rodriguez one of the top 100 Most Influential Latinos in America. In the same year, Latino Leaders and Diversity MBA magazines name him one of the top rising Latinos in the country under 40.
In addition to his role at DRR, Dr. Rodriguez also serves as a columnist for Diversity Executive Magazine and sits on the boards for the National Forum of Latino Healthcare Executives, the Adelante U.S. Scholarship Fund and New Futuro.
He received his undergraduate degree in business management and his doctorate in Organization development. He is also a graduate of the UCLA Latino Leadership Institute. Dr. Rodriguez currently resides in Chicago, Illinois.
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