Felix L James Mr. James is an attorney with more than 30 years experience in marketing,
sales and finance, having worked for several fortune 100 companies and investment
houses in the US. He is also a former Higher Education administrator, with extensive
experience in public safety, international partnerships, multicultural and diversity
management and community development. He has 15 years experience working in Cuba,
Namibia and South Africa, dealing with international business transactions and economic
and community development. Mr. James is the former owner of a company specializing
in Emergency Management and Notification Systems.
Beverly J Lucas Ms. Lucas is an attorney, mediator and entrepreneur whose background
also includes local community development, and international micro-economic development,
economic and community development, human rights, international education projects
and conflict resolution. Ms. Lucas has worked for over 25 years on education issues
in Haiti and Southern Africa, including consulting for a South African Provincial
Ministry of Education. She helped establish educational partnerships with US schools,
resulting in a program to train South African educators to develop new curricula,
incorporating methods of critical thinking.
Ms. Lucas is also an experienced travel coordinator, having organized travel to Haiti
for work teams as a volunteer and to South Africa for and with the company’s business
clients. Her knowledge of both countries, their cultures and histories has been an
asset to our company and to the organizations for which she volunteers.
Ms. Lucas is also a trained and experienced mediator who has mediated individual
and community-based disputes for over 10 years.