As Outreach Worker, Harry James communicates with a wide range of community stakeholders, creating positive and consistent contact with people who have experienced intentional violence.
He grew up in the Feltonville section of Chester Township and currently lives in Upland. He graduated from Widener with a major in Political Science.
Harry has more than 20 years of experience guiding young people in southeast PA as probation officer, administrator, program director, counselor, and special education teacher.
“Chester means a lot to me, not just putting band-aids on problems, but looking for effective remedies. Chester Community Coalition has a vibe that you’re part of a team of people who care the same way you do”.
Harry has a son, Tariq, and daughter Jayda.