James Y. Horton, Jr.

Director, All STARS Project of New Jersey at All Stars Project, Inc.

James Y. Horton, Jr.

James Y. Horton, Jr.

Director, All STARS Project of New Jersey at All Stars Project, Inc.

Biography

As Director of the All Stars Project of New Jersey, Mr. Horton works closely with the City Leader Gloria Strickland to expand the impact and influence of the All Stars in Newark, Jersey City and throughout the Garden State and oversees all regional programming and operations.

Previously, Mr. Horton was the Director of National Operations for the All Stars Project and helped to develop and implement strategies, policies and practices designed to promote operational excellence across the country. From 2011 to 2014, he was the Managing Director of the Scott Flamm Center for Afterschool Development in Newark, NJ. He served on the ASP Board of Directors from 2004 to 2011 and worked pro bono as Assistant Managing Director with the Castillo Theater for 15 years.

Earlier in his career, Mr. Horton was as a community organizer and substance abuse counselor in the poorest neighborhoods of Philadelphia. After moving to NYC in the early 90s, he worked in community-based and child welfare organizations and from 1996 to 2011 he served as a Senior Trainer for the Research Foundation of SUNY.

Mr. Horton was born in St. Louis and graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia where he studied Child and Family Development. He received a Masters in Counseling from Temple University.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at All Stars Project, Inc.

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Former Senior Vice President & Chief Development Officer at United Way of New York City

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Director at Life Performance Coaching Center

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Director of Career Services at The City University of New York - Weissman School of Arts & Sciences at Baruch College

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Professional at Balder Architecture

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Former Producer at ABC, Inc.

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Director & Manager at CDW LLC

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Director & President at Nuveen NASDAQ 100 Dynamic Overwrite Fund

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Co-Chief Executive Officer at Hunt Consolidated, Inc.

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Former Interim Chief Marketing Officer at MetLife, Inc.

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James Y. Horton, Jr.
Director, All STARS Project of New Jersey at All Stars Project, Inc.
Education
Child & Family Development

University of Missouri was founded in 1839 in Columbia, Missouri. MU is a major land-grant institution and Missouri's largest public research university. It is one of only 34 public universities, and the only public institution in Missouri, to be selected for membership in the Association of American Universities. MU offers more than 280 degree programs including more than 75 online degree options and is designated as comprehensive doctoral with medical/veterinary by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.

Masters in Counseling

Temple University is a national center of excellence in teaching and research with an international presence. Our talented faculty and broad curriculum of approximately 500 academic programs provide superior educational opportunities for academically talented and highly motivated students, without regard to their status or station in life.

Career History
Director, All STARS Project of New Jersey
Current

All Stars Project, Inc. (ASP) is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization that transforms the lives of youth and poor communities using the developmental power of performance, in partnership with caring adults. Founded in 1981, ASP creates privately funded, outside-of-school educational and performing arts activities for tens of thousands of poor and minority young people. It sponsors community and experimental theatre, develops leadership training and pursues volunteer initiatives that build and strengthen communities. ASP actively promotes supplementary education and the performance learning model in academic and civic arenas.

Senior Trainer
1996 - 2011

The Research Foundation of the State University of New York The RF was founded in 1951 to serve SUNY and to capitalize on its scope, scale and diversity as an engine of New York’s innovation economy. The largest, most comprehensive university-connected research foundation in the country, the RF supports nearly $1 billion in SUNY research activity annually, providing sponsored programs administration and innovation support services to SUNY faculty performing research in life sciences and medicine; engineering and nanotechnology; physical sciences and energy; social sciences, and computer and information sciences.

Assistant Managing Director
Prior
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