Jim received his post-graduate Fellowship in the College of Chiropractic Sports Sciences (Canada)in 2004. He graduated from the University of Alberta with a degree in Physical Education. He is also on the Board of Directors for the CCSS(C).
A former competitive runner, Jim plays recreational hockey and soccer but is most often found on the golf course.
Jim has worked previously with both the Men's and Women's National hockey teams, the Victoria United Soccer team of the Pacific Coast Soccer League, Pacific Coast Swim Club as well as many National and International events.