Board Member at Large, DBIA NW; Principal, Vice President, Account Executive – Employee Benefits Department
Jim is a Principal, Vice President, and Account Executive in the Employee Benefits Department. He specializes in evaluating client needs and working on long term strategies to help employers attract and retain high performing workforces. Additionally, Jim leads the Professional Services Practice Group.
He began his insurance career in 1998 at Aetna and then moved to the insurance brokerage sector in 2001, joining Parker, Smith & Feek in 2008. He holds the Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS) professional designation. Jim graduated from the University of Washington with a B.A. in history.
He is an active committee member of the Washington Health Alliance’s Healthcare Economics Committee, is a committee member for Overlake Hospital’s PULSE Council, and is an Advisory Board Member for Parent Trust for Washington Children.