Military Relations Manager – Central Region
James is a military veteran of the U.S. Army. He entered service in October 1983, attended basic training at Fort Sill, Ok. and graduated as a 13B Cannon Crewmember.
James served in numerous positions as a Combat Arms Field Artillery professional for ten years before being selected to attend the US Army Recruiting and Retention School in Fort Jackson, S.C. as a recruiter. He was assigned to the 2nd Recruiting Brigade where he held assignments in Knoxville, Tn. and Orlando, Fl. as a Recruiter, Station Commander and Senior Advisor. Before James completed his 24 years of military service, he completed his formal education and holds a Master's of Science Degree in Management with a concentration in Human Resources from Troy University.
James retired from the U.S. Army in November, 2007. Soon afterward he joined Lockheed Martin as an Employment Manager for the Talent Acquisition Team in Orlando, serving in that role for 5 years.
Based in Orlando, Fl., James accepted a new challenge and joined the Military Relations team in April of 2013. He covers military bases for the Central Region.