Missouri State University
Warren Lindley

Warren Lindley

  • Vice President – HR at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Ill., Mont., NM, Okla. & Texas (HCSC)
  • MS, Industrial & Organizational Psychology

Executive Alumnus for change management

'96 I-O Psychology graduate Warren Lindley helps people to learn, grow and change is his job as Vice President of HR at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Ill., Mont., NM, Okla. & Texas.

Warren Lindley graduated from our Industrial and Organizational Psychology Master’s of Science Program in 1996.  Starting this year, Mr. Lindley joined Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Ill., Mont., NM, Okla. & Texas (HCSC) as Vice President of Human Resources.  Prior to this, he served for more than five years at Walgreens Corporation, first as divisional vice president of Organizational Design and Effectiveness and, later, as Vice President Global Talent, Learning & Organization Effectiveness for the new Walgreens Boots Alliance. There, he was the executive responsible for all activities related to change management, employee engagement, leadership development, talent management, and training during the merger of these two very large companies. Prior to these roles, he managed training functions in four large corporations. Consistent with his longtime education and service orientation, Warren has served on boards, including Lake Forest Graduate School of Management and The Family & Children Services of Kalamazoo/Battle Creek, MI. Warren, his Wife, Kathy, and their three children live in the Chicago area. We are very proud to have Warren as an Alumnus!