Mary James is an Executive Board member at the Prime Group, LLC. She graduated from Groton School in 1977, received her BA from Princeton University in 1981, and her MBA from Harvard University in 1986. Currently, she serves on the Board of the Everychild Foundation, LA Leadership Charter School and HOLA. She is also actively involved with Planned Parenthood LA and USC Hybrid High School. Professionally, Mary has worked as an advertising executive at Houston Effler in Boston, and at Ted Bates in New York. Noteworthy clients included Colgate Palmolive, the State of Massachusetts, and Honda.