- M.B.A.\Aviation Management, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
- M.S.A., General Administration, Central Michigan University
- B.S., Business Administration, San Jose State University
As Director of Finance and Administration, Jim manages the school’s day-to-day finances, purchasing, grants administration, human resources, faculty affairs, facilities management, and capital planning. As Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion, he leads the school’s efforts to develop and support a diverse community of students, faculty, and staff.
Before coming to Fletcher in 2013, he held comparable finance and administration positions at Harvard University and Stanford University. He also served in the United States Air Force for 20 years.
Jim has served on several non-profit boards, created a national volunteer program honored in a White House ceremony for civic engagement programs, and was named one of America’s “Young Visionaries” by a national community service magazine.