Jim Miller’s diverse background spans human resources management, career services, executive coaching, retained executive search, and business management.
At Kelleher Associates, Jim specializes in providing comprehensive assessment and personalized career counseling, leadership consulting, executive coaching, and career development services to the firm’s most senior clients from industries as diverse as pharmaceuticals, financial services, healthcare, and manufacturing.
Before joining Kelleher Associates, Jim was a Principal and Managing Director at Wellington Management Group, a retained executive search firm, and Vice President and Director of Professional Services at Lee Hecht Harrison, a global career management services company. Earlier, Jim was a Principal and Senior Consultant with Kelleher Associates, the leading career consulting firm in the Philadelphia area.
Jim has a corporate background of 20 years’ experience in operations and senior human resources management positions with CIGNA Corporation and CoreStates Banks (now Wells Fargo). His areas of expertise include executive search; talent identification, acquisition and development; career transition and outplacement; strategic workforce planning and management; employee relations, AA/EEO and diversity management; mergers, acquisitions and divestitures; and assimilation coaching and workforce integration.
Jim is a member of the Philadelphia Society of People & Strategy (PSPS), and serves on the Membership Committee.
Jim holds a B.S. in Business Management, Economics, and Accounting from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He is certified in Strategic Leadership Development™ from the Management Research Group® and is also a Certified Resilience Coach.