James joined the Chronic Disease Coalition as Government Affairs Director in 2020. James’ professional experience provides the coalition a broad range of expertise. James got his start working in DC for a member of Congress from Oregon during the first years of the Affordable Care Act. More recently James worked for several years as a housing advocate here in Oregon, an issue that he remains close to today.
As Government Affairs Director, James is involved across the organization directing policy initiatives, supporting advocacy training, assisting with digital engagement, growing the coalitions’ partnerships, and reaching new members.
You can contact James any time at James@chronicdiseasecoalition.org