James was born into the business. He began working for his father (Harry) at Crews & Gregory as a helper in 1996 and continued his work in the field during his summers throughout high school.
James graduated from the Virginia Military Institute (VMI) in 2003, where he received his bachelor's degree in psychology. Upon graduation, James rejoined the C&G team full-time and began estimating and project management.
Today, as Vice President of Crews & Gregory, James works closely with the team in all aspects of daily operations, including sales, project management and accounting.