Roger Breisch

Words in Red

Roger has lived an eclectic life. 

He holds a Master of Science in Mathematics from Northern Illinois University and a Master of Science in Management from the Sloan School at MIT.

During his career he taught high school, was a manager for a Fortune 100 company, owned a management consulting company, and, most recently ran the local Chamber of Commerce. 

In the midst of his professional career, Roger has volunteered extensively. He chaired the local 4th of July Fireworks for 17 years, has worked with teens in an anti-alcohol, anti-drug program for 16 years, and has spent more than 4,000 hours answering calls on a suicide hotline over that past 19 years.

Roger speaks and writes extensively. He spoke at both TEDxIIT and TEDxQuincy. He has published two books: “Questions That Matter” and “Humanity’s Journey Home: Surrendering to the Wholeness that is Gaia.” Today, Roger focuses on helping others discover a “Life That Matters.”

He and Judi, his wife of 39 years, have two grown children and live in Batavia, Illinois.

Click here to view Roger’s 2018 TEDxQuincy piece “Affirming Life.”

and here for his new book, “Humanity’s Journey Home.”