James Brandow serves as Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer of Hawthorn. At Hawthorn, Brandow has created and manages systems for financial and employee utilization analysis by clients, projects and functions, and serves as the senior financial member of the Management Committee.

He previously served as Accountant and Controller for the New York public relations firm of Boxenbaum Grates, Inc. and on the accounting and sales staff of Master Computer, Inc.

Brandow is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University and holds a B. S. in Accounting and Business Law. A native of New York, he and his wife Anne Marie live in Alexandria, Virginia with their three children.