James McCarthy


Began at Northland in 1993

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Strategic Planning and Development


  • Holland Patent Central High School; 1989
  • Siena College; 1993
  • SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Utica, NY
    • Master of Science Degree in Telecommunications; 2001

Certifications & Specialties:

  • Rochester Institute of Technology
    • Greenbelt in Lean Six Sigma
    • Leadership Greater Syracuse Class of 2006

Affiliations & Clubs:

  • SUNY Polytechnic Foundation, Board of Directors
  • St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center Foundation, Board of Directors
  • CNY March of Dimes, Board of Directors
  • NYSTA, Board of Directors
  • MV EDGE, Board of Directors

What do you like most about working at Northland?

The people we work with.

Life Outside of Northland:

I grew up in Barneveld, NY. I now live in Fayetteville with my wife, Ursula. We have twin daughters, Maddy and Zoe, who are eight, and a dog, Ollie. I enjoy skiing, golf and running.