John Grobe, President of Federal Career Experts, is an expert in the area of federal employee retirement and benefits. This experience comes from his 26 year federal career in which he managed the retirement program in a 3,500-employee office of a large federal agency. After retiring in 1997 and establishing his own company, he has provided assistance in retirement and other areas to federal agencies, individuals and private sector clients. John has delivered hundreds of federal retirement seminars.
John is also an expert in career development and transition. He managed a professional development center for a large bureau of the Department of the Treasury and worked as a career management consultant (on a project basis) for Right Management, one of the three largest outplacement firms. He has designed classes in career management for both employees and members of management.
John has a Bachelors Degree from the University of Illinois (Chicago) and a Masters Degree in Industrial Relations from Loyola University of Chicago. He is a former officer of both the Association of Career Professionals, International and ASTD.