Clinic Location: Silverdale
James joins the Kitsap Children’s Clinic team after a distinguished career in the U.S. Air Force where he cared for the primary health care needs of children of military families. He received his Masters in Nursing from Oregon Health Sciences University in 1992 and his PhD from the University of Arizona in 2006. Additionally, he has been board certified as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Primary Health Care since 1992. James holds an academic appointment as an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Victoria, School of Nursing in British Columbia, Canada. James’s role at Kitsap Children’s Clinic is to provide full service care for the Pediatric population. His professional focus is to enhance health promotion and prevention activities for his clients and patients. Although he cares for pediatric populations 0-21 years of age, his special interests include adolescence health, sports medicine, asthma, ADHD management, and mental health services. Outside of professional practice and teaching James enjoys golf, sailing, soccer, cycling, and reading. He has three adult children and currently lives with his wife Lori in Brentwood Bay, British Columbia, Canada.