Adil James graduated from Dartmouth College with a degree in American Literature in 1989 and from Columbia University School of Law in 1994. His father was a career foreign service officer whose career culminated in being ambassador to the West African nation of Niger. He is descended from Quaker families who emigrated to the American continent in the 1600s, including two of the founders of New Jersey.
He is the Managing Editor / General Manager of TMO, whose primary duties include managing the TMO office, its website, laying out the print newspaper, writing articles, and advising TMOâ€™s CEO on content and strategic direction for TMO.
Adil has worked at The Muslim Observer since November of 2004.