President, C&I Division
James Valentine joined IES Holdings, Inc. in 2014 as Special Projects Director supporting corporate financial and operational initiatives.
In 2016, he transitioned to the IES Commercial and Industrial business unit as Vice President of Finance and subsequently assumed the additional responsibilities of Regional Vice President of Operations, Division Senior Vice President, and in 2021 Division President. Prior to joining IES, James worked for Ernst and Young, LLP with the majority of his clients operating in the construction and engineering industry. He graduated from the University of Texas with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a Master’s degree in Accounting.