James is an alumnus of the Commonwealth Scholarship Commission and YALI East Africa Regional Centre with an MSc in Environmental & Business Management of Bangor University UK. He received his Undergraduate Degree in Social Work and Social Administration from Makerere University and a Postgraduate Diploma in Project Planning and Management at Uganda Management Institute (UMI). He is a certified youth trainer, an entrepreneur, and a mentor. He is skilled in business and entrepreneurship development, research, curriculum development, child sponsorship, child protection, and youth empowerment.
He was featured in Ananke as one of African Young Leaders empowering women, Al Jazeera and devex.com in empowering secondary school youth with skills to start businesses while still at school. James Co-founded Imagine Her where he coordinates all organizational operations. He believes that any business or institutional operations should have a positive environmental impact to avert climate change crisis the world is facing