James Kendall


James supports the development of equitable economic and neighborhood development strategies to improve access to jobs, housing, and essential community resources.

Prior to joining HR&A, James worked as a project engineer, estimator, and manager for one of the largest general contracting and construction management firms in Washington, DC. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Duke University and received his Master’s in Urban Planning from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design.
In his spare time, James enjoys tinkering with computers and electronics, and has recently started working on cars with – as he puts it – “mixed success.”