James “Hank” Graham recently joined the Research Triangle Foundation as Planner. Hank manages and oversees the current and long-range planning activities, supporting real estate transactions and regional transportation coordination for the Research Triangle Foundation.
Hank is a member of the American Institute of Certified Planners, with over 25 years of public sector planning experience in environmental, land use and transportation planning. Prior to joining the RTF, he worked with the Winston-Salem and Gaston-Cleveland-Lincoln Metropolitan Planning Organizations where he oversaw the coordination of transportation funding, planning programs and project prioritization for those areas. Hank also gained exposure to and was heavily involved in Comprehensive, Environmental and Regional Planning in South Florida.
Hank is a native of Gaston County and holds a Master’s in Regional Planning and a Bachelor’s in Economics from UNC Chapel-Hill. Hank is excited to be a part of the RTF family.