James has vast construction experience across many sectors including luxury residential, education, health care and commercial. He works closely with the design team, applying his technical knowledge and expertise to provide innovative and buildable solutions. He has also acted as lead designer and CA on an array of projects and enjoys the challenge of complex projects. James started his working life in a small northern architectural practice and studied by day-release to obtain an ONC and HNC. On completing his studies he became a member of the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists in 2004. His many interests include travel, wildlife and sports. As Social Secretary he regularly organises Trehearne’s in-house social events.