• M.A. in Adult Education from University Wisconsin-Platteville
• B.S. in Sports Management from Concordia University Chicago
• USSF E
• Sporting Columbus since 2021
James is a former collegiate player as Concordia University Chicago. His coaching experience ranges from the youth club, high school and college levels. In addition to coaching at Sporting Columbus, James is currently the women's soccer assistant coach at Ohio Wesleyan University.