Join us for our Annual Event as we highlight our regional impact over the last year, recognize individuals from the community who strive to be better leaders in Texoma, and have a conversation on what it takes for a community to come together to address the the deficits children in poverty face in having access to quality early childhood education.
Dinner and drinks will be served.
Jim is a school psychologist with Mississippi Bend Area Education Agency based in Davenport, IA. He has served students in rural Jackson County for the past 32 years. He lives in Dubuque with his wife of 32 years, Teresa. They have four children aged 17-26. Jim is a national consultant with aha!Process and the Bridges Out of Poverty material. (www.ahaprocess.com).
He is a co-founder of the Dubuque Circles Initiative which is actively applying Bridges Out of Poverty concepts at the community level. Jim is also active in his community through his church, First Baptist, where he has been a member for 31 years. Other interests and hobbies include playing and coaching youth soccer, community theater and playing music with his daughters in their Irish band called Ballyheigue.