A dynamic leader who likes to tackle tough problems and deliver exceptional results. James has a talent for bridging the gap between big ideas and tangible results. He brings a unique blend of marketing, technology and analytical skills.

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Leadership roles that helped transform the organizations he worked in.

As Vice President for Marketing and Technology at REES, James helped lead a increase in sales through a restructured marketing program while garnering numerous awards.

His strategies have contributed over $1 billion in construction pursuit wins and nearly doubled social media engagement. He has also been instrumental in increasing profitability by through the launch of new business systems and a cloud-first approach that supporting remote work.

Previously, as Director of Marketing and Interim CCO for Rockwall ISD, his communication strategies helped lead to a successful $258 million bond election and effective crisis management.

Awards and Honors

James has been recognized with several prestigious awards and honors for his contributions and achievements.

  • Marketer of the Year – SMPS North Texas
  • Leadership Garland – Garland Chamber of Commerce
  • Best in Show Marketing Excellence Awards – SMPS North Texas
  • Firm of the Year (x2) – AIA Oklahoma
  • Platinum Award Marketing Campaign – Texas School PR Association
  • Bond Election Crystal Commendation – Texas School PR Association
  • Best in Category Website Design – Texas School PR Association
  • Alpha Delta Sigma Honor Society – American Advertising Federation

Adventures Outside Work

  • Hiking with family
  • Attending band concerts of his kids
  • Listening to podcasts while driving
  • Training for 1st 10K race
  • Playing board games with friends