James has been part of the RIT community since 2003. As a student at RIT, James as earned his Associates in Arts, Bachelors of Science, and Masters of Science in Health Systems Administration. James has been a Certified Physical Fitness Specialist through The Cooper’s Institute since 2005 and worked as a trainer in the RIT Student Wellness program from 2008-2013. James’ professional background also includes Construction Project Management. In his own time James enjoys weight training and competes in Strongman, Powerlifting, and enjoys coaching others. He also enjoys the outdoors, cooking, archery, fringe art, motorcycling, and table top gaming.