James Wilkinson, MA CAE

Executive Director

James is the Executive Director of SVU, where he is committed to advancing the profession of vascular ultrasound.  A seasoned association executive, he previously served as Vice President for Strategy and Growth at the National Foreign Trade Council (NFTC), and as Executive Director at Washington International Trade Association (WITA), where membership doubled during his decade-long tenure. He is a holder of the Certified Association Executive (CAE) credential from the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE). He earned his Masters in Organizational Leadership from Gonzaga University, and undergraduate degrees in Education from Frostburg State University and English from the University of Maryland. He lives with his family outside Washington, DC in suburban Maryland.