James Hummell is chief consultant for MBSE Solutions, a tool training and consulting company. James is an expert trainer for SysML, UML, and UPDM/UAF. He specializes in software and systems engineering, and modeling and simulation analysis using UML and SysML. He has extensive experience in embedded systems for safety critical systems (Do178b Level A), configuration management (CM), the software development life cycle (SDLC), and process engineering development. James has been developing software and systems in model-based design engineering (UML and SysML) for over 20 years.He graduated from Arizona State University.