- Master of Science in Project Management, University of Wisconsin-Platteville
- Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification, Project Management Institute
- Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance, University of Texas-San Antonio
James Hartman has thirty years of experience working in the capital equipment manufacturing and specialty chemicals industries. His roles have included functional leadership and project management assignments in Supply Chain, Procurement, and Operations.
Hartman has experience in construction and decommissioning of chemical plants; design and production of military equipment for the Army, Navy, and Air Force; construction of cogeneration equipment and facilities; redesign/retooling of packaging and distribution centers; development and production of oilfield production equipment; installation and revision of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Systems and modules; installation of supply chain planning systems; management of a procurement project and commodity portfolios; and establishment of risk management and risk engineering systems.
Hartman's international experience includes project work in China, England, France, Belgium, Mexico, Canada, Spain, and Japan.
His training coursework sources and professional affiliations include the Project Management Institute, the Institute for Supply Management, and the American Production and Inventory Society.
Hartman volunteers in K9 Search & Rescue and is a National Association of Search & Rescue SARTECH II Instructor.