Upon his retirement in 2000, Jim happily became a full-time resident of the Wood River Valley. Since then he has been active with the Wood River Land Trust and the Nature Conservancy of Idaho in addition to volunteering for Hospice since 2001. Prior to retirement, Jim was on the board of the Westport (CT) Nature Center (now Earthplace), an educational and environmental resource center, serving as President from 1998-1999. He was also CFO of Cullman Ventures, Incorporated, which owned the At-A-Glance Calendar Company. Jim has degrees from Yale and Stanford and lives in Zinc Spur.