Coordinator for Dr. Nilssen

James was born and raised in Anaheim, California. He spent over a decade serving in the Navy as a corpsman and an Independent Duty Corpsman rising to the rank of Chief Petty Officer prior to being honorably discharged. He received his undergraduate and Master’s Degree in Health Sciences/Health Care Management from Trident University while in the Navy. Following his service, he earned his Master’s Degree in Athletic Training from California Baptist University.

James joined our team in the middle of 2015. He brings patient-oriented experience in the health care field and orchestrating daily operations toward the highest quality of patient care in the clinical setting. He is versatile and dedicated, synthesizing management insight, healthcare best practices, and excellent interpersonal communications. He is a current member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and keeps up-to-date with the latest trends in effective healthcare management. As an athletic trainer, he worked in the occupational setting, performing injury prevention and ergonomic assessments in the food, administrative, store and facility environments to the cast members at Disneyland.

James resides in Navarre with his wife, Maria, and their son, Aaron, and daughter, Olivia. In his off time, he enjoys running, working out, relaxing and spending time with his family.