James came on board as Taskforce Coordinator in November 2016.
Prior to this role, James was appointed to manage the Wellington City Council Advisory Groups. He was responsible for relationship management and advocacy on behalf of the Pacific, Youth, Environmental, and Accessibility advisory groups.
James brings a strong understanding of council operations and engagement as well as insights into elected member roles and responsibilities. Working with the mayors of New Zealand he aims to highlight and progress the economic issues facing New Zealand’s youth.
James holds a BA in Philosophy from Victoria University. In his spare time he can be found in Aro Valley and is partial to indulging his passion in design, film, and death metal.