James started out studying Evolutionary Biology in university and then did an about turn and has been an Architectural Technologist for over 15 years. He joined Christopher Simmonds Architect in 2011 bringing with him his extensive knowledge of all software related to Architecture and Graphic Design including AutoCAD, Illustrator, Photoshop, and Sketch-up. James is experienced in all types of buildings – from custom residential to large commercial projects.
A country boy at heart, James spends most of his down time exploring the countryside and forests, working in his gardens, or angling along a riverbank somewhere. These leisurely pursuits provide him with plenty of opportunity to explore one of his other passions, photography.