James Delorey has advised some of America’s most respected organizations, institutions and corporations. He has conducted research for clients such as the National Research Council, Actors’ Equity Association, American Heart Association, National Wildlife Federation, WGBH-Boston Educational Foundation, Comcast, ConEdison, and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. James has served as the lead research analyst for U.S. Senator Joe Manchin since his 2004 campaign for Governor of West Virginia, and directed research for the Massachusetts Democratic Party, and Governor Chet Culver of Iowa and Governor Earl Ray Tomblin of West Virginia. James currently advises Delaware Governor John Carney and Boston Mayor Marty Walsh.
In recognition of his work, James has been named a “Rising Star of Politics” by Campaigns & Elections magazine. James serves as national vice chair of Scouting Alumni & Friends and on the Board of Directors of the Greater New York Councils – Boy Scouts of America.
James earned degrees at McGill University in Montreal and at the New School for Social Research. Because of his strange-but-true hockey stories, calm demeanor and ready smile, James is often mistaken for a Canadian. He is, in fact, a native Bostonian and Eagle Scout, born on the Fourth of July.