Jim has always been active in athletics and physical fitness, as well as being a successful head football, lacrosse, baseball and basketball coach at many levels. A graduate of The Ohio State University, Jim worked as a Special Agent for the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation where he worked strictly undercover for four years before being recruited into the United States Secret Service and then into his current position as a Special Agent for the United States Department of Homeland Security. Also a graduate of the Federal Law Enforcement Training Academy in Glynco Georgia, The United States Secret Service Training Academy in Washington D.C., and the United States Homeland Security Investigations Academy in Georgia, Jim finished first in all academy's as evaluated on academics, physical fitness and weapons proficiency.

When not at Triple Force CrossFit, Jim enjoys spending time with and entertaining family and friends. Jim and his wife live in Dublin with their three active children and three spoiled dogs.