James has been married to Jenny for 15 years and they have four children ranging in age from 6 - 12 years old. They recently moved to Owasso from Colby, Kansas where James was the pastor of Colby Wesleyan Church. They have a heart for church planting, discipleship and financial stewardship. Being a pastor is a second career for James. He spent the first 18 years of his post college career in accounting and finance. James is a CPA and has earned his MBA. James is also involved in the Dirt Roads Network, which helps plant and revitalize churches in rural areas.