James Hopper

James Hopper is the Development Coordinator for the EAST Initiative in Little Rock, Arkansas. He holds an undergraduate degree in psychology from Harding University and a graduate degree in school psychology from the University of Central Arkansas. Prior to his time at EAST, he served as a federal law enforcement officer, and was the regional manager of a small group of restaurants.

He is currently pursuing a doctorate in educational psychology, learning to use ArcGIS software, building an emergency planning consultation business, and trying to find time to spend with his wife, cat and extended family.