James Sanford Information


James is 28 years old, born and raised in New Jersey.  His father is from Wisconsin and his mother is from Hong Kong.  He spent several years growing up in Asia before returning to America.  He graduated from Berkeley College with a degree in accounting.  James bought a condo in April of 2009 and is happy to have made Hoboken his home.


Currently he is a Procurement Manager at T-Systems North America, Inc.  For the past six years he has saved his company millions in cost savings by streamlining processes, negotiating with vendors, and winning credits through successful dispute management.


From 2002 to 2004, he served as President of the Paterson Rotaract Club.  In 2004, he was awarded the Paterson Rotary Club Community Service Award for his efforts in promoting Rotaract and charitable service.  Presently he serves as the District Rotaract Representative for Rotary District 7490 representing clubs throughout Northern New Jersey and functioning as an international point of contact for Rotaract members throughout the world.


In addition, James serves as a Hoboken Municipal Committeeman for District 4-3 and as the Republican Ward Captain for Hoboken’s Fourth Ward.  This past year James was also elected Chairman of the Hudson County Young Republicans and is proud of his record of doubling membership and increasing attendance at monthly meetings.  Recently, James has been nominated to serve on the board of the New Jersey Young Republican Federation as Vice Chair for the Northeast Region of New Jersey.


James is happy to make new friends and meet people who share the Rotary motto of “Service Above Self”.  His mobile number is 973-800-6634 and e-mail is tongmingsan@gmail.com