James Simmons is a student at Drake University, where he is an English and Musical Theatre major. He is a trained volunteer through Polk County Crisis and Advocacy Services where he provides first response victim counseling to Drake students who have survived violence. An avid reader and writer, he hopes to be able to share that passion with students all around Des Moines.
James is excited to be a part of the Spark Foundation’s team and feels blessed to have the opportunity to reach out and assist his community through his work.
Spark Foundation is equally excited to welcome James as a member of our team.