James is a student at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs going for his Bachelor of Innovation in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing and Data Analytics. His past work experience is in community engagement, R&D, and social media management for the nonprofit sector and also in financial institutions working within the marketing department, helping with reports, member relations, and online content creation. James grew up on Cape Cod, Massachusetts where he was a big beach bum, who then traded it all in for the beautiful mountains of Colorado where he skis, hikes, and tries out many microbreweries. James and his girlfriend Emma like to bring their dog Porter to dog parks on Sunday and take cutesy photo shoots. Lastly, if you ever want to perfect high-altitude baking, or learn how to use a smoker/grill call James because he loves to get his chef on too.