James leads the FOCUS ministry at RAAF Wagga, NSW Australia, with students (trainees) from the 2 initial employment training schools there.
James is undertaking part-time Biblical/Theological studies at graduate level through ACT accredited colleges. He and his family are part of Wagga Wagga Evangelical Church.
Previously, James was posted to RAAF Williamtown working on F/A-18 'Classic' Hornets in design, logistics and maintenance management roles and, with his wife Sarah, led aspects of youth ministry in Islington Baptist Church. On the way to Wagga, James completed a ministry apprenticeship in ADFA FOCUS and Crossroads Christian Church.