Jim Chillemi

Life Coach

Jim Chillemi is a certified coach, mentor, and speaker with the John Maxwell team. Born in the Bronx in 1953, Jim has faced numerous challenges throughout his life, but has always been driven to better himself and refused to let any limitations define him. This drive led him to discover the martial arts, and he has been teaching the discipline for over 45 years. Jim has also competed in tournaments as captain of Team USA and operated several successful small businesses. As a member of the John Maxwell team, he is passionate about empowering others to lead and understand the power of influence. Jim helps his clients focus on building their strengths, minimizing their weaknesses, and maintaining a winning attitude. He also values relationships and helping others add value to their lives. Jim is a catalyst for leadership and is dedicated to helping others find their “why” and achieve success in their personal and professional lives.

In his free time, he enjoys spending time with family, traveling, and staying active through martial arts and other physical activities.

Areas of Expertise

Business and Executive Coaching

  • Conflict Management Coaching
  • Culture Coaching
  • Productivity Coaching


Life Coaching

  • Adolescent Coaching
  • Emotional Health Coaching
  • Family and Parenting Coaching
  • Life Coaching
  • Sports Performance Coaching




Business & Executive Coaching Rates

$250 -$450 per session (depending on the package selected)