Prior to joining GLAD in July 2016, James worked on anti-homelessness initiatives at Breaking Ground in New York City, where he developed programs to address unique health needs of people with histories of homelessness. He also served in AmeriCorps VISTA through Hunger Free America to build partnerships in and increase outreach to underserved rural and urban communities in western Massachusetts. James has a BA in Political Science from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. When he’s not studying for his graduate school courses, James enjoys volunteering, hiking, and traveling.
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