Jim is the client's primary relationship manager, team-leader, mentor and strategic thinker. He is passionate in his beliefs particularly as they relate to continuous improvement and leaving things better then we found them. He also believes that the most important qualities we bring to our clients, and each other, are trust, commitment, accountability, attention to detail, and respectful acceptance of challenge. As a professional engineer, Jim is passionate about process and discipline and applies this passion to the client experience and the portfolio construction process.
Jim is a proud supporter of children’s literacy and the Children’s Summer Reading Program at the Perth & District Union Public Library. His annual charity golf tournament supporting the program raised roughly $116,000 in June of 2017 and has raised more than $539,000 for children's literacy since inception. From this, there is a growing endowment fund to continue to fund this program. Jim is also a Board Member and weekly volunteer at The Table Community Food Centre in Perth along with being a supporter of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lanark County.