James McConchie is an expert facilitator who has worked with thousands of students and educators around the world. He specializes in delivering content designed to develop personal leadership and social competence. He has also written curriculum designed for youth, parents, and teachers, and he has trained other facilitators to effectively deliver such content. He is currently completing a Ph.D. program in Positive Developmental Psychology, where he is focused on helping people reach their full potential. He studies the impact of positive relationships on individual thriving, focusing on adolescents and young adults. He also serves as an evaluation associate for programs designed to increase college access and success within high-need populations. He lives in Upland, California, with his wife and their three charming little boys.