James K. Dufour
James has been a licensed funeral director and embalmer for 30 years. He has served the communities of Lebanon, Tigard, Keizer, Salem, Eugene, and his hometown of Albany. He attended schools in Albany and Corvallis. James has been married to his wife Kristal, for 31 years. They attend Neighborhood Church in Albany , and have two grown daughters. James is the middle of three boys. He enjoys hunting, fishing, and spending time with his grandsons. James is a member of Takena Kiwanis Club (past president), Greater Albany Rotary Club (board member), Albany TLT Advisory Committee, Habitat for Humanity (board member), and Willamette Memorial Park (board member). He is a past member of New Business Generation club of Albany (past President), and served on the CARA Advisory Board for several years. James is a 2016 Leadership Albany graduate.
James is also the drummer and a vocalist with the Southern Crossing Band.