Based in Tampa, FL, James joined Magnolia's Senior Management Team in 2018 and oversees the company's Originations and Business Development efforts. He comes to Magnolia with over 30 years' experience in Commercial Finance. Prior to joining Magnolia, James most recently held senior executive positions with a regional Asset-Based Lender and was a founding partner of a consulting firm focused on recapitalization, turnarounds, and strategic planning. He is a graduate of Wofford College where he double majored in finance and economics. He is an active board member of the ACG (Association for Corporate Growth) in Tampa, Florida, Past President of the Florida TMA (Turnaround Management Association) Chapter, and active on a national level in the Commercial Finance Association.