Vice President, Contracts & Risk Management
Since joining PDX in 1993, Jim has held many roles including Designer/Project Manager of AbsoluteAR, Manager of Design, Director of Central Services, VP of Strategic Projects, VP of Project Management, and VP of Customer Support. Before coming to PDX Jim worked in the Washington D.C. office of Andersen Consulting for various clients in the Hospitality and Health Insurance industries.
In his current role, Vice President of Contracts and Risk Management, Jim is responsible for contractual relationships with vendors and various business and legal functions within the accounting department.
Jim and Michelle, his wife of 17 years, live in the country west of Fort Worth. They enjoy traveling and spending time with family. Jim is an avid runner, triathlete, backpacker, enjoys working on motorcycles and old cars, and the occasional track day on a motorcycle. His latest outdoor passion is climbing 14,000-foot peaks in Colorado.
Jim is a Certified Public Accountant and earned degrees in both Accounting and Management Information Systems at Texas A&M University. Jim is a native Texan, raised in the small west Texas oil patch town of Andrews.