James coordinates group coaching initiatives for the wellness coaching program, and also provides individual coaching sessions and presentations on strengths, wellness, goal setting, resilience, and leadership. He is a recent graduate of the Masters program in Higher Education and Student Affairs at Ohio State where he focused on leadership initiatives grounded in strengths and positive psychology. James has a passion for creating mutually constructed learning environments that enhance each person's resiliency and capacity to be change agents of their own lives and of their communities. James hopes his work helps students thrive by creating meaningful and lasting visions for their future. In order to live a life of wellness, James enjoys playing sports, working out, listening to live music, following soccer and college football, walking meetings, cooking, and purposeful conversations with loved ones.