James Nuveen

Innovation Strategist (Orr Fellow)

As Orr Fellow and Innovation Strategist, James accelerates ideas by developing resources to help our clients better serve their employees. Simultaneously, he commits to maintaining FirstPerson’s position as a disruptor in the benefits and compensation industry.

James’s passion for entrepreneurship paired with his talent for ideation, innovation, and strategy enable him to develop unique solutions to difficult problems. He admires that FirstPerson puts people above everything else and believes employee happiness and well-being are crucial to company success.

Although he’s lived in four states, this cheesehead still calls Wisconsin home. In his free time, James enjoys spending time with his friends and family, discovering new craft beer, and playing soccer and skiing.

Strengths: Futuristic, Maximizer, Self-Assurance, Significance, Woo