James Coggin helps people realize their vision for the neighborhoods they call home. In his work with LISC Jacksonville, James provides a diverse group of Jacksonville neighborhoods with the technical assistance, funding, and capital needed to make a difference. Prior to joining LISC, James worked as an affordable housing developer with a community-based CDC and as the general manager of a small construction business serving Northeast Florida.

At home, James is an aspiring good husband and father to three children. On the off chance James finds any free time, he enjoys serving on the board of Murray Hill Preservation Association, coaching youth baseball and working with his hands.