James graduated from the Paul Mitchell School Honors Program, taking hair seriously from Day 1. Being behind the chair for 10+ years, has made him ambitious, determined, driven and creative with a big personality. After 4 years with Aveda, he landed a position working in Tampa for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Cheerleaders as well as the Tampa Lightning Bolt Dancers for 4 years. He specializes in blondes, balayage, root melt, backcomb foiling, micro highlights, color correction, precision haircutting and Brazilian Blowout. James is also certified in Bellami Extensions, including tape-ins, wefts, I-tips and K-tips.