Jim plays and trains with a hardcore attitude. Pushing the limits are something Jim has been doing his whole life. Whether it be on the field of play or in the gym the challenging and hard working, no nonsense athlete comes alive.
Jim's competitive athletic playing career began at six years of age, he has participated in football, soccer, basketball, hockey, wrestling, baseball and lacrosse. He played football and lacrosse on the NCAA level at Montclair State University and continues to play pro roller hockey as a member of the New Jersey Grizzlies currently assigned to the farm team in Wallington in the PIHA.
As a graduate of Montclair State University Panzer School of Physical Education, Jim was provided the best guidance and the tools to teach and inspire with an outside the box mentality.
As a member of the Newark Public Schools, Jim leads one of the 14 high schools athletic department. He continues to try to instill his methods and inspiration to the students of his school.
If that is not enough, the Wallington Grizzlies utilize Jim as one of their forwards during the regular season in the PIHA. Jim is an old-timer but again offers experience and mentor like attitude toward the younger players.
Behind every man there are great women. Jim is married to Lori and they have two daughters Ava and Ashlee.