As VP of Strategic Growth for the International Living Future Institute, James develops strategy and cultivates new business and partnership opportunities to grow the Institute’s impact and capabilities globally. As VP of Products, James provides strategic leadership for the Institute’s corporate and manufacturing initiatives including the Living Product Hub, Living Product Challenge, Just and Declare Labels, and the Handprint Label. He leads the Institute’s strategic consulting for corporations and conducts technical consulting for high profile Living Building Challenge projects both in the US and internationally. James received a Fulbright fellowship to conduct research on green building rating systems in China.