Jim came to WSIL September 1, 1987. He is a graduate of Western Kentucky University and the University of North Carolina at Asheville with degrees in atmospheric sciences specialized in weather forecasting.
Not only does Jim keep viewers updated on the weather during the weekday newscasts, he’s also developed multi-media resources to keep people ahead of the storm through podcasts, Facebook, and Twitter.
Besides his love for weather forecasting, Jim is an avid biker. He’s often seen cycling through beautiful southern Illinois.