Jim was born and raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. Jim began his acting career on stage at a state university in NC. He also teaches sketch writing and improvisation. He thrives in live comedic theater. He loves being creatively active, and spends his time writing and developing new ways to improve his craft. He hopes to do more live theater, and would like to develop some of his own shows. He now resides in Los Angeles, with his Chesapeake Bay Retriever, Otter.