Earl James Biographical Statement

  • President and CEO of Global Voice, building coalitions in support of United Nations reform recommendations of theCommission on Global Security, Justice and Governance, co-chaired by former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and former UN Undersecretary for Political Affairs Dr. Ibrahim Gambari.
  • Over 40 years of non-profit management, coalition-building and political activism for social change in global peace and security, environmental protection, public health and historic preservation.
  • International Election Observer, Bosnia-Herzegovina, 1997.
  • Program development, fundraising, coalition-building:

    - Citizens for Global Solutions- Executive Director, Development Director, Board Chair
-Rachel Carson Homestead Association- Executive Director
    -President Woodrow Wilson House Museum- Executive Director

    -New Mexico Environmental Law Center- Director of Programs and Development

        NM Environment and Health Coalition

         NM Mercury Reduction Task Force

         NM Precautionary Principle Task Force
    -Pittsburgh History and Landmarks Foundation- Director of Preservation Programs

        Steel Industry Heritage Task Force, creating the Rivers of Steel National Heritage Area
    -Health Security for New Mexicans Campaign - Consultant

    - Communities for Clean Water- Consultant
    -SITE Santa Fe- Director of Development

    -Master of Arts - Teaching in Museum Education – The George Washington University
    -Bachelor of Arts – Economics and History, University of Arkansas
    -Non-degree Graduate Seminars in Modern American and English Literature – University of          Arkansas

  •  Lives in Santa Fe, NM with his wife Karen.