James spent 15 years consulting with and training corporate leaders across most industries on how to thrive in this V.U.C.A. world. As a highly sought-after thought-leader, speaker, and teacher, he combines inspiration and humor with application and substance, delivering a compelling and practical message to audiences of 10 to 1,000 people.
Prior to this, James spent six years in the digital media industry focused primarily on desktop publishing. He holds a BFA degree in Digital Communication from the School of Communication Arts in Raleigh, NC, and before entering college, he served six years in the U.S. Army.
James is a former athlete who competed in wrestling, football, volleyball and track. He has spent a number of years as a fitness instructor and is very passionate about helping people realize their fitness potential. He also enjoys spending time with his wife and two-year old daughter where they currently reside in the Hampton Roads area of Virginia.