Jim has lived in District 14 for more than 30 years. He and his wife Margaret, who has two grown sons, live in Bryan Place with their two rescue dachshunds.
Jim has broad-based interests in our community. As a member of the Dallas Bar Association and the State Bar of Texas, Jim has done pro bono legal work for indigent clients and non-profit organizations. Jim and Margaret are active in their religious communities. Jim has used construction skills on numerous church mission trips to South Texas, Mexico, and Puerto Rico. Jim has a wide variety of hobbies, including scuba diving, working with stained glass, woodworking, and gardening.