Jim has an M.A. in Organizational Management, and is the Vice President of Procurement for a major US based Manufacturing Company. He has extensive experience in the world of sport for people with a physical impairment, including roles as a coach, team manager and administrator. Jim was the Chair of the International Paralympic Committee Sport Management Committee from 2004 to 2015 and also Chair of the International Paralympic Committee Sports Council from 2010 to 2015. He has attended ten Paralympic Games in various roles.