James graduated from McMaster University with an Honours Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology (H. BSc. Kin.) prior to completing his Doctor of Physiotherapy degree (DPhty) at Bond University in Australia.
As a strong believer in professional development and staying ahead of the curve, James has completed courses and certifications in a variety of subjects and is currently in the process of obtaining his specialty in Sports Physiotherapy. He is involved in the international physiotherapy research community with a research paper published in 2016 and a plan to complete his PhD in the near future. James has also been a speaker at the Australian Physiotherapy Association and Sports Medicine Australia conferences in 2015.
James has always had an interest in sports and has several years of experience working on field and in the clinic with elite athletes from organizations including Athletics New South Wales, UFC, NRL, CIS Football, Wheelchair Rugby League, Team Jamaica Rugby League, Rugby Union and AFL.