Jim was raised in Palm Beach, Florida and family has always been a strong core value. He always understood the importance of his word and when he commits to something, he gives it his complete time and attention. His determination has been shown throughout his years of playing football at a high level. He attended junior college in Kansas, then gained a bachelor’s while playing football at the University of Texas at San Antonio, and finally pursued his master’s degree at the University of Rhode Island. Throughout his years of travel, Jim has built relationships and learned from different cultures and environments giving him the ability to work with different minds and people all around the world. After 5 years of collegiate athletics, Jim entered the financial services industry at young age. After seeing the importance of what this industry has to offer by changing people’s lives in a good way, he has never turned back.