Jim and his wife, Carol, have been members of JBC since 2002 and live in Gahanna. Jim has served as an adult teacher for many years and has served on the constitution and finance committees. Jim and Carol have three grown children and six grandchildren. Their daughter Kristin and her husband, Matt Soliday, are also members of JBC and attend with their three children, Audrey, Will, and Wes. Jim received his engineering education at Purdue University and is currently the Director of Research and Development and Technical Services for Tremco Barrier Solutions.