Amii Barnard-Bahn is an executive coach and strategic advisor who specializes in accelerating the success of legal, compliance and risk executives and their teams. She is an experienced C-Suite executive who has led strategy at Fortune 20 companies and nonprofits such as McKesson, Allianz and the California Dental Association for the past 20 years, leading multiple functions, including legal, compliance & ethics, human resources, IT, program management and communications. Now as an executive coach, Amii helps boards and leaders design exceptional work environments that enable organizations to out-behave and outperform their competition. Recent clients include Adobe, McKesson, Gilead Sciences, The Gap/Old Navy, Sabic Petrochemical, Chegg, The Nature Conservancy and York Risk Services Group.
Amii earned her law degree from Georgetown University Law Center and her Bachelor of Arts in English from Tufts. She is a Fellow at the Institute of Coaching, McLean Hospital – Harvard Medical School and a certified executive coach by the International Coach Federation.
Amii is a leadership columnist at Compliance Week and a favorite guest on the Compliance Podcast Network, covering CEO, board and governance best practices. A lifelong diversity advocate, Amii recently testified in multiple legislative committees on the successful passage of CA SB826, the first law in the U.S. requiring corporate boards to include women.