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John Childers, JD MSOD

John Childers, JD MSOD

John is known for helping leaders optimize the results of change initiatives by aligning organizational context, leveraging powerful models and tools and implementing strategic collaboration.

SyncUp Leadership Associate John Childers is a nationally recognized consultant whose curiosity about what kept clients from implementing strategic recommendations led him to an investigation of how organizational change actually happens and ultimately to a Master’s Degree in Organizational Development.  John wrote his Master’s Thesis on partnership mergers and culture clash.

John is listed in Lawdragon’s 100 Consultants You Need to Know, and he is adjunct faculty at the Justice Leadership Institute at the U.S. Department of Justice and at Pepperdine’s Graziadio School of Business. In addition to a law degree from UCLA and a Master’s of Science in Organization Development from Pepperdine University, John has training certifications from the Strauss Institute (mediation) and the Gestalt Institute of Cleveland (executive coaching.)

Outside of SyncUp you’ll find him surfing and enjoying time with his family.