James brings 20 years of retail and customer service to his optician role at Spectacle. He enjoys the fast-paced environment of Portland's best locally-owned optical and finds building client relationships to be the most rewarding part of his job. When recommending eyeglasses, James will show you fashion forward frames with your lifestyle in mind, focusing on shape, color, design and technology. Certified by the American Board of Opticianry, James is well versed in modern lens technologies, frame adjustment, and detailed troubleshooting.
Outside of the office, James is running around the Pacific Northwest with his backpack and hiking boots. He's often seen riding his bike, swimming in remote alpine lakes, and visiting National Parks. James loves a good documentary, modern art museums, and portrait photography.