Meet your partners in change

James Bohn

James Bohn
Group Director

Through careful leadership and coaching, James Bohn helps Paranet clients transform their work practices and improve their productivity to achieve radical results.

His coaching and leadership skills, combined with Paranet’s unique learning process, produce exceptional leaders. James brings both proficiency and expertise to the Paranet organization. His aptitude helps Paranet further develop and support the executives it serves so they can remain at the top of their game.

James has extensive experience in change management, organizational development, strategic planning and leadership development. In his most recent position, he launched his own change management and organizational transformation practice, ProAxios, which brings statistically validated tools to help diagnose an organization and help it develop plans for improvement.

Prior to that, James held positions at Johnson Controls, where he served as the director of the global change management office (Global Workplace Solutions) and the director of change management for the Americas. He also taught change management, where he received a Gold Star Teaching Award for top 10% instructors, and served as the director of best business practices where he initiated major financial improvements for 158 branches.

James has been published in numerous trade journals and on websites. He earned his Ph.D. in leadership from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and currently resides in the greater Milwaukee area. In his spare time, he enjoys musical performance, songwriting, chess and biking.