James (Jim) Ahern

Faculty Assoc
TEMPE Campus


An Executive level educator and consultant with 40+ years of diverse experience, and a broad range of functional and managerial skills.  A continuous record of success and results in a broad host of disciplines and operational environments.  Significant Global Enterprise operational and leadership background, with particularly strong focus in the areas of process definition, business development, and resource alignment to achieve growth targets and other core business objectives.  I have led top performing teams and highly successful initiatives at the corporate, business unit, and divisional/regional office levels.  A problem solver, planner,  and optimistic leader.

Core Competencies:

> Leadership Excellence

> Operational Principles Definition

> Client Service Strategy

> Consultative Sales, Sales Support, and Marketing Implementation

> Organizational Development and Planning

> Technology Planning and Migration

> Business Growth Strategies

> Problem Solving  & Solution Ownership

> Strategic Management

> Policy and Process Development

> Compliance Planning, Analysis, Reporting

> Presentation Skills /Public Speaking



Fall 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
MGT 320Organizational Behavior
Summer 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 480Capstone Course
Spring 2020
Course NumberCourse Title
WPC 480Capstone Course