Jim was born and raised and still lives in York, Pa; and is an Electrical Engineer. Jim has been an SFT Pro-Staff member since 1992 and enjoys helping at the SFT Shows and Events while meeting and interacting with SFT customers. Whether fishing from the bank or from a boat, Jim enjoys bass fishing whenever he has the opportunity and looks forward to improving his skills and techniques as a tournament bass angler. As a member of the River Hills Bass Masters, a bass fishing club affiliated with Pa Bass Federation and the FLW has served many office positions, currently President and Secretary. He has been married for over twenty years to Regina and has a wonderful daughter Olivia. Favorite Tackle: G. Loomis Rods and Shimano Reels Favorite Pattern: Tubes, Senkos, Swimbaits and Jerkbaits Favorite Places: Susquehanna River, Oneida Lake…Smallies and Potomac River…Largemouth Other Hobbies: Enjoys spending time with the family, taking his daughter fishing, and family camping