James White

James White is Youth & Engagement Programs’ Program and Communications Assistant. A native New Orleanian, James graduated from Cornell University with a degree in Communication with concentrations in Media Studies and Persuasion and Social Influence in 2016. He recently moved to DC from New York City, where he worked as a PR Intern across Time Inc.’s portfolio of brands including TIME, Fortune, Sports Illustrated, People, and Entertainment Weekly. While at Cornell, James earned four varsity letters as a member of the Cornell Big Red football team. In his free time, James enjoys sports, news, and nature. He hopes to leverage his experiences growing up in New Orleans as a means to help give voice to the stories of young people across the divsion’s portfolio of programming.