John-Paul Morgante is the President of Annimar Associates, a management consulting firm specializing in human resources, leadership development, and executive coaching. With over 30 years of executive level experience, John-Paul has worked with clients in multiple industries such as ATT, Best Buy, Target, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, m7 Aerospace, Morris Communications, McDonalds, and Habitat for Humanity among others. Along with his work at Annimar Associates, John-Paul is the Chief Research Officer for the Center for Leadership Development, a nonprofit research and training organization.
John-Paul is a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and a Global Professional in Human Resources (GPHR), both professional certifications conferred by the HR Certification Institute and a SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP). Also, he is a Certified Senior Executive, a professional certification conferred by Credit Union Executive Society (CUES). He is a member of Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), Academy of Management, and is listed in Who’s Who in America. He has served as a member of the SHRM Area II Board of Directors, SHRM Georgia State Council Board of Directors, was a founding member and past President of Augusta-Aiken SHRM, and an officer and board member of the SHRM Chattanooga and Big Bend SHRM. In 2007, he received HR Florida’s Serving the Professional/Advancing the Profession Award and in 2002 he was Augusta-Aiken SHRM’s HR Professional of the Year.