Jim has been teaching college students for nearly 10 years. He has taught 1000’s of students at three regionally accredited universities. His passion is to help adult students who are entering college for the first time or returning to college develop the skills and strategies to be a successful online college student.
Jim holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Organizational Management from Colorado Christian University, a Master of Science degree in Education with an emphasis in Postsecondary and Adult Education from Capella University, a Graduate Certificate in Theology from Denver Seminary, and a Master of Arts degree in Biblical and Theological Studies from Knox Theological Seminary.
Before committing to teaching full time, Jim worked in staff positions, which include enrollment counseling, academic advising, and director of a center for adult and graduate studies. Before his career in education, Jim traveled the world with the United States Army. His tours of duty took him all across the United States and overseas to Korea and Germany. Jim also served in the Middle East and retired with honors from the Army in 1998.
Jim lives in northern Colorado and he has three adult children. In his spare time, Jim plays golf and rides his Harley-Davidson.