James Nicholas Kinney

People and culture leader with a proven track record of results. Expertise in building high performance cultures with exceptional employee engagement and experience. Develop and inspire employees through education, training, coaching, professional development and leadership. Solve real human capital challenges personally and professionally to enhance retention, leverage employee experience and ignite people ROI through organizational growth.




Oklahoma State University

MITT Emotional Intelligence

UCLA Neuroscience for the 21st Century

Stanford Organizational Analysis



Mckinsey and Company Executive Insights panel

Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce

Space in the Raw

Co-Founder Disrupt HR LA

Former PIHRA Board Member