About James

A force of positivity, James Mcleod is dedicated to shaping bodies and minds through self-love and inclusivity. Growing up with Vitiligo, James overcame great adversity and bullying. He now shares his story as a motivational speaker, social influencer, personal trainer, and author. You can find James at schools, youth programs, churches and on social media inspiring others.

James released his first children’s book The Boy Behind The Face and has been featured in the global fashion magazine, “CR Fashion Book”.

As a young boy, James was determined not to let bullying define who he is. Now, James has dedicated his life to supporting and inspiring others to overcome their insecurities and fears. Join James to “Smile and let your happy shine!” Contact us today to discuss having James speak at your school or business.



The Real Boy Behind the Face