Hometown: Dothan, AlabamaJames is an active member of the Samford community both on and off campus. As a freshman, he served as a member of the Freshmen Forum Branch of SGA. Also, in Fall 2016, he made it onto the Samford Dean’s List. Off campus, he is an active member of Iron City Church, where he hopes to soon get involved as a worship and bible study leader. This summer, he plans to spend six weeks serving as a student intern with the North American Mission Board in New York City. Then, beginning in Fall 2017, he will serve as a Resident Assistant in a freshman dorm. After graduating from Samford, he plans to attend seminary and pursue vocational ministry.