James The, MEd
M.Ed. –Masters in Educational Administration w/Emphasis in Educational Leadership - 2010
Southwestern Adventist University – Keene, TX
B.S. Physical Education w/ Emphasis in Elementary Education
Minor – Biology - 1983
Pacific Union College – Angwin, California
Mr. James The, Vice President for Student Services, started at Southwestern Adventist University during the summer of 2001, serving as Dean of Men. He served in that capacity for 11 years. His prior employment included Campus Chaplain of Highland View Academy, Principal of Modesto Adventist Academy, Principal and teacher at Foothill Elementary School. During his 35 years of experience in the field of education, James has had a consistent goal of working to create a positive learning environment, a strong sense of school community and a passion for service with students. He enjoys the challenge of creative problem solving, developing and implementing campus-wide programs and active involvement in campus life. His administrative roles, as well as his teaching and coaching experiences, residence hall leadership and involvement in student life have prepared him to deal with the varied aspects of leading the department of Student Services.