James has been working in education for the past 11 years. Earning an athletic scholarship to the University of Illinois, James earned his Bachelor’s degree in Sociology, and later an MBA from the University of Phoenix. Heading up K-12 implementation, James brings with him a diverse background of education and experience to 24/7 TEACH.

His most influential teacher was Coach Augmin. He challenged James to excel in both athletics and academia and pushed him to be great in both areas.