Jim Akers has a lifelong desire to be the best and focuses on helping people “get success right.” Getting success right means understanding and prioritizing the roles we play and aligning our time, talent and money with our most important roles in order to increase the quality of our impact on our family, our work, and our community. He graduated from Washington State University and holds an M.B.A. from Pepperdine University. He started his career is sales where he won numerous sales awards with Northwestern Mutual Life, Owens-Corning Fiberglas and International Paper. Mr. Akers was one of the youngest Group Vice Presidents in International Paper history where he lead a $1 billion dollar business with over 1,200 employees. He is the author of three books including his latest "Tape Breakers—Maximize Your Impact with the People You Love Teams You Lead and Causes that Stir Your Heart which was a #1 New Release on Amazon. After 25 years in senior corporate leadership, he took the opportunity to pursue his love of coaching, speaking and writing and formed J. D. Akers & Associates.
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