James was born, breed, and currently lives in Mansfield, Texas and has 3 children, 2 girls and one boy. He is married to his beautiful wife, Rachel. After facing his own demons James felt the Lord calling him to use his past for a purpose. He felt compelled to join Clearfork Academy and aside from being the Facilities Manager he is also the Safety Coordinator and is able to spend time showing the clients various hands-on crafts that they can do throughout the facility. James has a goal for the future to eventually go back to school in pursuit of becoming an LCDC.