Jim is president of Sharktank Research Foundation. He graduated from Brigham Young University in 1992. He has two daughters, and the youngest one has CF. He has been involved in research, publishing, web development, and fundraising for cystic fibrosis. Over the last few years, Jim has been very involved with the production of the products Indrepta and TauriNAC. Professionally he has been a software developer at various companies.