Jim is a Winona State graduate with a B.A. in psychology and additional degrees in design and drafting, accounting, and IBM system administration. In addition to living in Japan for four years – where he taught English – James served as system administrator for Community Banks, where he provided broad network and technical support.


What do you enjoy most about working at KOMA?

I enjoy the variety of duties that come with being an  Office Manager and being able assist clients, vendors, and project managers with their questions.

What is your favorite vacation spot?

 I’ve only been to the Big Island of Hawaii twice but I love the different climate and terrain of the island.

When I’m not at work I like to…

Find a beautiful place or park and practice photography. I forget any worries I may have by searching for the beauty in nature.

Best piece of advice you’ve gotten?

Turn your face towards the sun and shadows will fall behind you” – Maori Proverb