James NewmanSenior Vice President
With a career spanning 30+ years, James brings a wealth of criminal justice industry knowledge to cFive. He has been instrumental in making people aware of the transformative power of behavior change, and is passionate about helping community supervision agencies optimizing processes and outcomes and empowering client rehabilitation.
Recognized for his broad knowledge and forward-thinking approach to technology and community supervision, Mr. Newman is a frequent contributor to industry publications, webinars and events. He has delivered presentations to a variety of audiences including the American Probation and Parole Association (APPA), National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges (NCJFCJ), Justice Clearinghouse, Coalition for Juvenile Justice (CJJ) and Corrections Technology Association (CTA).
Throughout his career, Mr. Newman has partnered with multiple criminal justice agencies spanning a variety of specialties including corrections, probation, parole, pre-trial, public defender, prosecution, courts and juvenile justice. His responsibilities have included leading company and product strategy, building world-class sales and marketing organizations, and developing the infrastructure, processes and teams required for success.
Mr. Newman continually leverages his extensive work in the criminal justice arena and interaction with cFive’s dynamic customer base to explore new paths to elevate the cFive product suite. This vision has helped cFive lead the industry in developing products that incorporate and support behavior change, conversational language and procedural justice.
Mr. Newman partners with Mr. Mahoney in managing the day-to-day operations of the organization.