James Hartman
Senior Advisor to the Chief Executive Officer

A native of Washington, D.C., and a graduate of Tulane University, James Hartman is a seasoned expert in political consulting and communications.

His firm’s clients have included the Civic Democratic Party in the Czech Republic, President Goodluck Jonathan and the People’s Democratic Party of Nigeria, U.S. Sen. David Vitter (R-LA), Congresswoman Mary Bono Mack (R-CA), talk radio host Martha Zoller, and numerous elected officials. He has also represented in various capacities a variety of non-profit and commercial organizations.

Hartman has been a guest lecturer at William Carey University and Tulane University and before the Conservative and Reformist Caucus of European Parliament, and a featured speaker at numerous Republican Party events in Louisiana. He has been a member of the St. Tammany Republican Parish Executive Committee since 2004 and is a lay preacher at the Metropolitan Community Churches of New Orleans and Baton Rouge. He has authored four plays, and recently published his first book about his church.

James resides in New Orleans.