James J. Raia is a Financial Advisor for 29 yrs. He has experience speaking all over the country as often he is found speaking at seminars with large crowds of 100 to 200 people. James started performing stand up comedy a little over 2 yrs ago. He has performed at all of the Governors Comedy Clubs including Levittown both big and little rooms, Brokerage and McGuires. He runs one of the largest open mic nights on Long Island every Tuesday for the last year.
Many years ago when he was in college at Quinnipiac, he started a debate team that traveled North America and competed in debate competitions. He earned many awards in competitions against schools such as Princeton, Harvard and Yale.