Cameron founded The Ascendancy Group in 2012. He is a combat tempered U.S. Naval Special Warfare veteran with multiple tours in the Central Command and Africa Command areas of responsibility. Prior to heeding an internal call to serve following 9/11, Cameron established his private sector business acumen in the financial industry. Following his time in uniform and up to the establishment of The Ascendancy Group, Cameron provided very specific subject matter expertise in support of the nation's continuing engagement with actors hostile to the country's interests and its citizens. Aside from Cameron's extensive specialized training in the military, his undergraduate degree is in Accounting from Louisiana State University.
Jim is a former U.S. Navy aviator with 20 years of uniform service and 17 years of complex DoD program management experience. He has extensive experience in Carrier Aviation, Strike Warfare, as well as Joint and NATO operations. Prior to taking the position as The Ascendancy Group’s COO, Jim held positions as Division Manager and Director of Operations in defense support companies. Jim’s undergraduate degree is from Villanova University in Civil Engineering. Additionally he has earned master degrees in both Engineering Management from Old Dominion University and in National Security and Strategic Studies at the US Naval War College.