James Wakeland was born in Muscle Shoals, AL where his father, Pastor Wakeland, was pastoring First Presbyterian Church. After his family moved to Houston in 1992 he attended St. Thomas Episcopal through high school. He then attended Belhaven University in Jackson, MS for two years and now attends University of Houston Downtown. Apart from his full time schooling James is also our full time Director of Office Operations and is leading the Youth ministry. He has previously had experience in office and managerial skills working at Jim Adler and Associates as a manager in the social security disability department.