James Cole serves as the Program Manager for the Greater Hazelwood Youth Sports and Mentoring Organization (GHYSMO).
James graduated from Penn Hills High School in 2005, where he played Varsity football for 3 years. James received a scholarship to play football at Central Connecticut University, but then transferred to Morgan State University where he continued his education and to play football. He graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration in 2012. Currently working for Tender Loving Home Health Care, James assists mentally challenged adults with everyday life.