Jim joined McDowell Group in March 2005 and is responsible for accounting, financial reporting, human resources, and many administrative functions within the organization. A 30-year resident of Juneau, Jim’s previous job experience includes accounting and administrative positions with both non-profit and for-profit enterprises.
Jim currently serves on the board of trustees of the Glacier Swim Club. Previously, Jim has served on volunteer boards for the Association for the Education of Young Children in Southeast Alaska, Alaska Folk Festival, Southeast Road Runners, and the Juneau Sports Association.
As an avid triathlete, Jim spends his recreation time swimming, biking, and running. He has completed several Ironman 70.3 races and has run in the Klondike Road Relay for 21 years. Jim’s enthusiasm for endurance sports complements his love of cooking and eating fine food.
Jim has a bachelor’s in Business Administration as well as a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Social Science Education from Oregon State University.