Jim received his Bachelor of Arts at Colby College and majored in Government.
He received his master’s degree at Northwestern University and majored in  Political Science.
Jim received a Ph.D. at Northwestern University and majored in Political Science.
Later he was a faculty member at Northwestern University, University of Maryland and the Naval War College.
Jim is a retired senior Navy officer.
Jim held many senior executive positions in the State of Illinois, Clark County,
Nevada, and Century Healthcare.
Jim and his wife Carol and I have been married for 41 years.  They have two
sons, one in Texas and one in India, and two grandsons in Texas.
Interests and hobbies: Amateur radio; pickleball; bicycling; hiking; and flying.