Courtney James currently serves as an assistant director in Student Involvement at DePaul University. In her role, she supervises campus activities and fraternity and sorority life.
Prior to her time at DePaul, Courtney worked for five years in campus activities at the University of Central Oklahoma. Within the National Association for Campus Activities, she currently serves as the 2017 NACA National Convention Chair-Elect and has had previous roles serving with regional conferences, the national convention and summer institutes. She has published a variety of articles for Campus Activities Programming Magazine on such topics as assessment, volunteer management, voter engagement and more. Previous honors include the 2015 NACA Legacy Award, the 2013 University of Central Oklahoma Advisor of the Year, and the 2012 Central Region Outstanding New Professional.
Courtney completed her bachelor’s degree at Augustana College (IL) and her master’s degree at Western Illinois University.