Manager IT Infrastructure, American Airlines
Damien James graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering in 2007. He shortly joined the American Airlines team in June of that year and is currently an IT Manager within the Technical Operations IT Department, specializing in platform services. During his time at American, Damien has worked as an IT Security Engineer, Virtualization Engineer, Technical Team Lead and most recently leading a team of Infrastructure Engineers. As a member of the African American Diversity Network Employee Business Resource Group at American, he often volunteers with recruitment efforts and other community volunteer opportunities. Damien’s love for technology and travel fuels his passion to bring efficiencies to American’s IT Operations. He lives in Dallas, Texas.