NEWPORT BEACH, California, Feb. 18, 2015 – Communications expert James Le has been promoted to Marketing Director at Newport Beach, California-based nonprofit Project Access.
Project Access strives to be the leading provider of vital on-site health, education and employment services to families, children and seniors living in California, Arizona and Colorado.
In his new role, he will develop and direct marketing programs, special events, social media campaigns and other communications activities in support of the Project Access vision that all residents of affordable housing communities have the opportunity to achieve self-sufficiency and maximize their full potential.
Previously, he served as one of the organization’s Regional Manager sand also as its Social Media Marketing Manager. He was responsible for the management of nine Family and Senior Resource Centers located throughout Orange and San Diego counties.
“We are delighted to promote James to Marketing Director,” said Project Access CEO and President Kristin Byrnes. “His proven communications skills and hands-on experience are invaluable in helping us accomplish our mission in the communities we serve.”
Le has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biological Sciences from the University of California, Irvine, where he was introduced to the nonprofit sector through his involvement with Alpha Phi Omega, a nationally recognized service fraternity. As the Service Vice President for Rho Rho Chapter, he worked closely with several local non- profits in need of volunteers, including Project Access.
Over 60 Resource Centers are operated by Project Access that foster a culture of change by assisting nearly 11,000 residents from a broad range of cultural and ethnic backgrounds to improve their lives through education, employment, wellness and financial capability, among other programs.