Leisure and Service Activities

Having worked for over 35 years as a self-employed contractor, James Allen Haskiell currently enjoys retirement with his wife in Florida. He maintains membership in his community’s social club and acts as president of the Lake Region Village Boat Club. For leisure, James Allen Haskiell enjoys playing piano, listening to gospel music, and frequenting flea markets and auctions to buy antiques or used furniture he can restore.

Extensively traveled, Mr. Haskiell has taken multiple Royal Caribbean cruises to destinations such as the Caribbean, Alaska, and Hawaii. He also went on a Disney Cruise Line vacation with his entire family.

Besides leisure travels, he has helped build churches in Costa Rica, El Salvador, and Guatemala on mission trips with fellow members of St. John’s United Methodist Church. He also volunteers to help operate a monthly church breakfast and provides rides for individuals in need of assistance.

During his career as a contractor, he conducted construction projects across West Virginia, Virginia, and Maryland, and he purchased, rehabilitated, and sold numerous residential properties. He remains engaged in the area as president of the Band Boosters in Virginia. Also an avid baseball fan, he attends several Baltimore Orioles games every season.