Meet Jordan James, the Director of Wellness and Sports Performance at AMHS. He received his Bachelor’s degree from St. Lawrence University and completed his Master’s at California University. He is certified through the National Strength and Conditioning Association, United States Weightlifting, USA Track and Field, Functional Movement Systems, and Precision Nutrition. His previous Strength and Conditioning coaching experience was at Liverpool High School, St. Lawrence University, University of Cincinnati, San Jacinto College, Ignition Athletic Performance Group, and Velocity Sports Performance. He has led the creation of 6 different High School Strength and Conditioning programs across the northwest during his time as Performance Director at Integrated Rehabilitation Group. Jordan is also a regular regional and national speaker in the topic of strength and conditioning, wellness, and fitness technology in the field.
When asked why Coach Jordan works at AMHS, he states: “I am lucky to work at AMHS because it is such a great community of students, faculty/staff, parents, and partners. It is a transformational time in their life and I get to see that transformation happen every day. That is fulfilling my life’s passion and goals to help others.”
In his spare time he enjoys spending time relaxing with his family, cooking, and spending time outdoors.