Jim has been working as a greenhouse technician in the DDPSC since 2013. Graduated from Southern Illinois, Carbondale with a bachelors in Forestry. Worked for the U.S. Forest Service in Colorado as a biologist before moving to Saint Louis. Responsible for cotton, tomatoes, sweet potatoes, and greenhouse lighting maintenance. Jim's hobbies include gardening, hiking, and wood working.
Jim's crop specialties are tomatoes and sweet potatoes.