Dr. Thomas Bachhuber is President of the Board and Executive Director of The Center for Life Transitions, Inc. His LifeSHIFT: Work & the Christian Journey weekend retreat is offered throughout the country, combining career/work/retirement planning with spiritual exploration. He is on the leadership team for the Ignatian Volunteer Corps-Milwaukee, providing volunteer service opportunities and spiritual formation for retired adults.
Tom was Director of the Career Development Center at the University of Maryland-College and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. As a consultant, he led training, research and recruitment initiatives for several Fortune 500 companies. Besides TRANSPIRATIONS (Caritas Communications), Dr. Bachhuber has published Directions: A Guide to Career Planning (Houghton-Mifflin), When Your Son/Daughter Plans for the Future: A Guide for Parents (Abbey Press) and The Best Graduate Business Schools (Simon and Schuster).
Tom’s Doctorate and Masters in Counseling are from the University of Virginia. He earned a B.A. from Ripon College. He and Leslie have been married for 47 years and have three adult children–Libby, Emily and Jay and one grandchild, Oona Mae.