About Bob

Bob Kiser is a successful author, speaker, coach and mediator. His mission is to help clients let go of fear to embody who they really want to be. This gentle process creates sustainable change by building a strong foundation on the client’s own strengths and uniqueness. Whether working with an individual, couple or corporation, Bob’s clients end their time with him feeling empowered.

Bob has been a speaker for a variety of national and international audiences. He is known for his highly interactive presentations that leave audiences charged and motivated. He also conducts workshops for smaller groups on more specific obstacles. Motivation, fear-busting and conflict resolution are just a few of his most popular topics. Having been an actor, Bob is completely comfortable speaking to large groups or appearing in front of the camera.

Besides his private practice, Bob also serves as the Associate Director of the Graham Clinical Performance Center in the Department of Medical Education at the University of Illinois @ Chicago. The center provides simulated clinical experiences for medical students and residents that focus on communication and interpersonal skill building. He is also a mediator for UIC through the Office of Access and Equity.

He received his certifications from the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching (iPEC) and the Center for Conflict Resolution (CCR).




Praise for Bob Kiser

"I would strongly recommend Bob to anyone who desires to make strong, purposeful and insightful strides in exploring all their potential." 
–Martin Hurm, Associate Director of the Clinical Performance Center at the University of Illinois


I worked with Bob while I was in transition from one career to another. He provided incredible insights, exercises and groundedness that helped guide me through the labyrinth of choices necessary to changing the course of my livelihood. I strongly recommend his services to anyone facing a career choice or other important life decision.
–Doug D, Health and Wellness Coach


"I would like to recommend Bob Kiser as an excellent coach!  He is intuitive about helping you to identifying roadblocks and to recongnize your strengths. With his guidance, you will be empowered to set realistic goals and to get where you want to be."
–Bess Reed, Vocational Coordinator - The Arc Northern Chesapeake Region


Bob has helped align our operations and organizational structure through effective management coaching and team leadership. I would highly recommend his services for any organization!
–Robert R. Hospital Manager in Chicago