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James L. Tatum

Lecturer in Political Science; Principal and Owner of River Park Consultancy, LLC; Analyst, City of Detroit’s Office of the Chief Financial Officer

James L. Tatum III is from the Detroit metropolitan area, and earned his Master of Public Administration from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University. He is a lecturer at Eastern Michigan University, Principal and Owner of River Park Consultancy, LLC, and an analyst in the City of Detroit’s Office of the Chief Financial Officer. In addition to his professional duties, he has authored scholarly works that have been published in trade, law and academic journals.