James T. Sterling

Kacksonville, FL

Distinguished Alumnus

Football player all four years
Played semi-pro football 2003-2006; Won SSFL Championship at the Citrus Bowl in Orlando in 2005; Named to the SSFL All Star Team in 2006
Currently a Certified Master Scuba Diver Trainer through PADI
Owner of Steerling Roofing - Based in Jacksonville, FL
Installed first ever green roof for Starbucks at Downtown Disney Orlando
Owner of Nesta Construction, LLC - Specializing in remodels, outdoor living and additions
Owner of Roof Loading Services of Florida LLC
Owner of Sterling Ventures - Land and property acquisition company
Proud partner with Angelwood (Charity for the challenged)
Proud Partner with the Boselli Foundation - Focused on helping kids in the community achieve greater things
Married to Kristy Ann Sterling; children: Kayla Rose (8), James Jerin (4), Rayna June (2)


  • Class of 2003, Chowan University, BS Biology