Jim is currently the president of Keota Veterinary Clinic. He started his career in 1986, after graduating from Iowa State University. He likes to work with several types of animals, but his favorite are swine. He is a member of the AVMA, IVMA, and AASV.
He and his wife Kim have a black Lab named Kirby, and they love to travel, grow vegetables, and spend time with the grandchildren. Jim is an avid sports fan, and his favorite teams are the Minnesota Twins, Vikings and, of course, the Iowa State Cyclones.