James Hatch

Senior Technical Recruiter, Contract Services

Email: jamesh@edgelink.com

James is a Senior Technical Recruiter at EdgeLink who is dedicated to helping people meet their career goals. His professional experience includes nearly a decade in public education as a teacher, coach, and administrator. After receiving his B.S. in History from Eastern Oregon University, as well as two masters degrees from the University of Nevada Las Vegas, James returned home to Portland with his wife, Heather; daughter, Hannah; and son, Matt.

James is thrilled to be a member of the EdgeLink team because of our impeccable values and commitment to providing exceptional experiences to all. He strives to be an unwavering partner and advocate for his candidates, keeping their needs, desires, and ambitions at the center of his focus.

Getting the Edge on James

First Job:
I was a pump attendant at AMPM when I was fourteen, definitely don’t miss those days.

Something people don’t know about me:
I played offensive line at Eastern Oregon University and I have since run five marathons.

Darby, a Boglen Terrier (Boston and Beagle mix). He is a new addition to our family and we are still trying to figure each other out.

Favorite Food:
Anything my wife, Heather, cooks.

Favorite Hobbies:
Being a new father and anything active.

Favorite Quote:
“Don’t be afraid, just believe.”

Who inspires you:
“My wife, daughter and son, every single day”.


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