James Carbo is chief of staff for APHA, where he serves as executive adviser to the executive director on all Association management, policy and governance. For more than 16 years, James evaluated, improved and managed programs for an international public affairs consulting firm. For more than a decade, James operated as the executive director of the Health Sector Assembly, where he brought together more than 50 experts to discuss important health-related issues facing the United States. He fostered collaborative working partnerships between people representing the right, left and center of issues, creating relationships that have transitioned into partnerships and agreements.
James earned his bachelor of arts from Marymount University in Arlington, Va., where he continues to serve on various alumni committees.