James is a certified GIS professional with over 15 years of experience in the continuously developing GIS practice. His specialty lies in working closely with clients to develop the vision for GIS, along with mentoring his regional GIS team and sharing his depth of knowledge throughout the Gulf. He values a collaborative approach to his projects, leading a synergistic team that is constantly breaking new ground and bringing spatial information into the hands of those that need it.
James has developed agency training programs enabling effective leveraging of GIS technology. His work helps clients develop efficiencies, provide reliable information, and increase quality. His background includes managing GIS implementations as well as project management assisting public utility departments, electric cooperatives, agriculture operations, environmental permitting efforts, land entitlements, and seagrass mitigation studies.
When he goes home at the end of the day, James enjoys nothing more than spending time with his two adorable daughters and lovely wife. Family activities include beach time, church activities, and family cookouts. His home away from home is the mountains of North Carolina where he grew up.