Allen Johnson is an amazing business person, speaker, and author with over twenty five years of experience. He currently specializes in human and organizational development.
He was the principal organizational and leadership development consultant for ICF Kaiser Engineers, a 3,500-employee construction and engineering company. He has also been responsible for the design and implementation of leadership, management, and employee assistance programs. Allen has served as an internal and external consultant, facilitating sessions in continuous improvement, team building, strategic planning, and problem solving. He mentors executives in all matters pertaining to human and group dynamics in the workplace.
As a nationally acclaimed keynote speaker, Allen blends inspiration, insight, and humor to produce programs that are dynamic and on target. He has been the choice of hundreds of organizations for straight-ahead training. A master trainer, he knows what it takes to convert theory into real-life application and constantly changes the tempo of the learning process-motivating, teaching, coaching, evaluating-to make each lesson fully experiential and participant-based.
In addition to numerous professional articles, Allen has written the popular book, This Side of Crazy. He is also a regular columnist for Listen Magazine, a journal dedicated to helping young people select positive lifestyle alternatives.Allen has worked with more than 200 clients, including: Battelle, Corning Life Sciences, the Department of Energy, Warner-Lambert Company, Westinghouse, Rockwell International, Tele-Communications International, Quaker State, and the United States Army.
Allen earned a bachelor's degree in language literature, a master's degree in speech, and a Ph.D. in counseling psychology. An avid athlete, Allen enjoys tropical scuba diving, glacier mountain climbing, and cycling. He also participates in community theater.