Brian James

VP, Conference and Office Operations

Brian James is the vice president of conference and office operations at the National Association of Manufacturers, where he provides strategic oversight and guidance to the NAM’s portfolio of national events. Brian also oversees operations at the NAM’s headquarters and facilities, including its conference center. Prior to joining the NAM, he worked at the Association of American Medical Colleges.

Brian is a member of (PCMA), Professional Convention Management Association and an active member of the PCMA Capital Chapter, for which he serves as a volunteer on various committees.

A native of New Orleans, Brian graduated from Nicholls State University. He lives in Washington, D.C., and enjoys traveling with his spouse, Dave.