James is an Owner Member and the Service Manager of TEAM Mechanical, LLC. James’ responsibilities include maintaining communications with clients, management of the custom design and sales of the TEAM Program maintenance agreements, business development, and company management. James is always available to help clients utilize the full range of TEAM Mechanical, LLC’s resources to make their facilities operate more efficiently and more reliably. James is available anytime by phone or email.
James is a 1997 graduate of Mars Hill College. While at Mars Hill he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management. During the school year, while earning his Business Management degree, James was a varsity football player and team captain. While in college, James began his mechanical contracting career as a summer intern with a leading residential and light commercial mechanical contractor. His primary roles were the installation and service of residential systems. After graduation James was hired as the Project Manager for this same company. As the Project Manager, James was responsible for managing all of the installation and service crews, obtaining all required project materials, scheduling sub-contractors, and assuring the clients satisfaction.
In 2000 James was hired by a commercial mechanical contractor as a potential manager. James started his career with this company as an installer and crew leader. In a short period of time James was recognized as a strong leader and he was promoted to the position of Service Coordinator. James’ responsibilities included communicating with clients to understand their needs and then utilizing the right resources to meet them. James was soon promoted to Service Manager and his roles included maintaining the service client base, managing the maintenance agreement sales effort, managing the service coordinators, and managing the service technicians.
James has fifteen (15) years of mechanical contracting management experience. James is also a licensed refrigeration contractor for the State of North Carolina. James is an active member of the International Facility Management Association (IFMA) and has served as past Treasurer and Membership Committee chairman for the Association of Facility Engineers (AFE).
James is a Concord, North Carolina native. James currently resides in Concord with his wife Heather, and daughters, Kaitlyn and Reagan.