Jim joins the SBF staff as our Interim Program Coordinator. He grew up in Ohio, but moved to Phoenix and graduated high school in the Glendale area. Jim joined the Army, serving 4 years while stationed in Kansas, Korea, and a deployment to Panama during Operation Just Cause. Following the Army, Jim joined the Glendale Police Department. One of his favorite assignments was as a Police K9 Handler and later K9 trainer for the Police Department.