Jim lives in Pocatello, ID with his wife Kim and their family. In his 20-year career in fly fishing he helped own and manage WorldCast Anglers in Victor,
ID and Jackson Hole, WY.
Jim started fly fishing as a youngster on the rivers of North Carolina and Virginia. After graduating from Hampden-Sydney College in 1993, he moved
to Wyoming to begin his professional fishing and guiding career. Fly fishing throughout the US and the world, Jim has experienced amazing places
with an angler's perspective.
Jim has been a FFF Certified Casting Instructor, Clacka Craft and Orvis Pro Staff member, professional fly tier, and member of the United States Fly
Fishing Team. He has appeared on numerous TV shows for ESPN and the Outdoor Life Network. Jim won Orvis Endorsed Guide of the Year for 2008. He
has also won ï¿½Top Gunï¿½ 2 times in the Jackson Hole One Fly, recognizing the top finisher among the professional guides who fish in the tournament.