James comes to The Civic Group with an impressive skill set encompassing the entire creative spectrum of digital and print media. An accomplished, pixel-perfect designer and full-stack developer of websites and mobile applications, James has designed and delivered projects for local, national and international clients. His work includes graphic and website design, web and application development, branding and concept development, motion graphics, animation and games.

Prior to joining The Civic Group, and as one of Australia’s youngest academics, James joined the academic staff at Bond University where, as a Subject Coordinator and Lecturer, he sharpened the skills and broadened the creative minds of future generations of designers, developers and thinkers.

James holds a Bachelor of Multimedia Design (Advertising and Computer Games) and a Bachelor of Information Technology (Web Engineering).

He has also graduated with a Master of Philosophy with a research thesis that explored the phenomenon of freeplay in videogames.