Mentor List

Robert Spencer

Spencer, Robert

Job Title: Former Principal
Company: Change Consulting Associates, LLC (Retired)
Industry: Utilities, Consulting
Mentor Since: Fall 2011
Will Mentor: Early Career MBA, Graduate Students

Job Description

Guide project managers and executives in organizations deploying major changes to their workforce.

Company Description

Change management advisory services.

Employment History

2010 to Present - Adjunct professor in Albers programs at Seattle U and Principal, Change Consulting Associates
2013 to 2015 - EY, transformation advisor
1994 to 2009 - Accenture, Partner in change management
1980 to 1993 - Puget Sound Energy manager
1977 to 1979 - Seattle City Light, rate analyst
1976 to 1977 - Metro, water quality intern


1976 to 1979 - U of W, doctoral studies in urban history and energy policy
1974 to 1976 - Portland State University, Master Urban Studies (Economics and Social Psychology)
1974 - Portland State University, Bachelor of Science (Philosophy and System Science)

Mentoring Objectives & Scope

Advise on change management (presently working on book project). Advise on career and project management.

When and where do you hold meetings with your students?


Additional Information

My latest favorite quote: "I aspire to being downwardly mobile."

Please note: Dealing with Parkinson's symptoms