CEO & Principal
D.R. Roberts is a lifelong resident of Decatur, IL. After graduation from Stephen Decatur High School, D.R. played basketball at Eastern Illinois University, where he graduated with an M.S. in Education. Following graduation from EIU, D.R. coached the EIU Freshman Basketball team and later served as assistant basketball coach at Olney Central College, and head basketball coach at a small rural high school near Decatur, IL.
In 1978 D.R. started a small business in Decatur from which he retired in 2011 and joined New Horizons Marketing as the Director of Annuity Sales. From 1995 to 2011, D.R. was elected four times (16 years) to Decatur District #61 Board of Education, serving 2 terms as Vice President.
D.R. is married to Ann (wife of over 40 years) and together they have three grown sons.