Jim Ayres

Business Executive and Leadership Consultant




Jim Ayres is a business executive and leadership consultant working with global clients and nonprofits. Jim coaches individuals and organizations on strategic planning, development, project management, and issue resolution.

Prior to his retirement from Amway at the conclusion of 2020, Jim led all business operations for Amway North America. In his 41 years at Amway Jim also held leadership positions in Global Research and Development, Quality Assurance, and Scientific Regulatory Affairs. He has extensive experience in Global business, leading Global teams, and Global diversity in business.

Jim serves on the Board of Directors for the US Dream Academy. He was the child of an incarcerated parent and understands the tremendous potential of each child in need.

Jim and his wife, Nancy, have two children and three grandchildren. They are dedicated to improving communities and helping children and young adults become the leaders of tomorrow.







Other Staff Members



Advisory Board

Delbert W. Baker, Ph.D.
James Lyons, PhD.
Hon. Connie Mack
Jim Payne
Benjamin Reaves, D.Min.
Carol H. Williams
Willie Woods