Florida Advocacy Associate
James brings more than two decades of legislative experience to his role as an Advocacy Associate. He works closely with ExcelinEd’s Florida Policy Director and Florida Advocacy Director to develop student-centered policies that lead to greater opportunity and equity for Florida learners.
James also works to ensure education policies are properly implemented at the state and local level.
Prior to joining ExcelinEd, James served as the State Government Relations Director for the American Heart Association in Florida, focusing on children’s health issues and emergency heart and stroke care policies.