James M. Cantu


Lead Instructor for Field Service Technician, Mechanical Technician, and Floorhand/Roustabout certification programs.

Worked at Lone Star College Since


Area of Expertise

Highly experienced instructor with a specialization in industry, supply chain logistics and manufacturing. Established background in Workforce Development, Training design and delivery to industry, business, academia, and commercial. Expert in curriculum design and implementation at secondary, college and adult education levels.

Degrees, Certifications, & Qualifications

  • A.A.S. in Supply Chain Logistics
  • B.S. in Technical Management with a Minor in Safety
  • M.Ed. in Educational Administration
  • Lean Six Sigma Black Belt
  • MSSC Certified Production Technician
  • IADC RigPass Certified Instructor
  • IADC Wellsharp Certified Instructor
  • Overhead Crane, Forklift and Rigging Certified Instructor
  • TEA Certified Public-School Teacher; Math, Science, English Language Arts, Reading, Social Studies and History
  • Pedagogy Certified
  • Bi-lingual Spanish
  • Member of Railroad Commission for Texas Energy Education Task Force

Past Experience

  • Safety Director Acme Truck Line
  • CPI Director NSK America
  • Retired Air Force Veteran; Supply Chain, Manufacturing and LSS