Jim has been a member of the Open Door Fellowship praise and worship team since the very first service in 2014. He became team leader and music director in June of 2015 and rededicated his life to Christ the following November. A long-time music entertainer and performer Jim received his Bachelors of Arts Degree in 2015. Jim was awarded his MFA in creative writing in 2018 and has gone on to a second career in teaching. Jim and his wife, Donna, enjoy camping, hiking and taking turns making each other crazy.