“What I love about it the most, before I even got the job, is that everyone wants to help you, everyone wants to see you succeed.”
James explains his unique approach to fighting gun violence in St Louis.
"The city and county are separated artificially by borders that were drawn in the 1870s. To have that dynamic governing our world 140 years later, is horrible. We're one community here."
"In 2017, I just want people to rage. In a positive way. To be at their best."
"We need to collaborate more and have a collective strategy in order to get stuff done. I think Trailnet- in this process- is going to unleash that spirit."
"When you think of homelessness software, it's not something big and sexy like VR or a social network. You get some decent software out of the event, but you're using it as a spark to continue that work well beyond the hackathon."