James JW Lail
Coordinator of Campus Recreation
Student Affairs and Enrollment Management
Campus Recreation
Email: jlail@samford.edu
Phone: 205-726-2194
JW joined Samford in 2012 as intern to Campus Recreation and was promoted to Coordinator of Campus Recreation in 2013.

Originally from Chattanooga, Tennessee, JW is a graduated from East Tennessee State University (ETSU) with a Bachelor of Science in Sport Management and worked in intramural sports and campus recreation programs.

As Coordinator of Campus Recreation at Samford, JW manages the recreational facilities, the intramural sports program, facilitates outdoor recreational activities, and supervises student workers, training student officials and scheduling games for individuals and teams. JW is pursuing a graduate degree in the field of Health Sciences and is a native of Chattanooga, Tennessee.