James Scheu, MBA
Chief Innovations Officer
James Scheu is an innovative and results-driven social entrepreneur and executive with experience leading diverse, cross-functional teams through multi-sectoral initiatives that address social determinants of health, seek to reduce health disparities, create sustainable outcomes and financing mechanisms and improve health and wellness of regional communities. James has strong technical and business acumen and has an impressive track record in strategic planning, business development, project management and relationship building.
James’ diverse background includes serving the community for nearly 15 years as a professional firefighter before transitioning to hospital administration and managing a nonprofit hospital’s community benefits program. As a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, James served overseas in various locations and deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. Today, James serves as the chief executive of nLab Concepts while contributing his time to numerous nonprofit and charitable causes in the Inland region.
James lives in the Inland Empire with his wife Kim, son's Aiden and Malakai, and welcomed a daughter, Liliana, in July 2018.