Chief Operations Officer

James has over twenty years’ experience in executive business management roles, primarily in the medical, health and not-for-profit sector in operational leadership and change management, initiating management processes and operational systems that improve quality assurance, communication, and funding performance. He has demonstrated strong business acumen skills, in operations, finances, administration and marketing across the allied health, community and NGO sector.

James is responsible for the oversight of Positive Life’s operational work including administration, compliance, quality improvement and accreditation, contractual negotiation, HR and volunteer programs, policies and procedures, evaluation and reporting activities and outcomes.

As a family member affected by HIV, James is aware of the impact of HIV stigma and discrimination on people living with HIV. He is passionate about issues of disaster and humanitarian relief, the environment, health, justice and human rights and is a licensed NSW Justice of the Peace, registered with the NSW Department of Justice.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Support
housing support for people living with HIV
Ageing Support
Treatments and Managing your HIV