In his role as Executive Vice President, Offshore Development and Corporate Services, Jim is responsible for the development of the province’s offshore oil and gas resources and is the executive lead for Bull Arm Fabrication, Energy Marketing, and the company’s corporate services. He is an executive sponsor of Nalcor's Diversity & Inclusion Strategy and is a member of the company's Diversity Council. Prior to joining the province’s energy corporation, Jim led the development and operation of oil and gas projects in Canada for a major international oil and gas company – including joint venture investments and long-term growth initiatives. Jim holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering and a master’s degree in business administration from Memorial University. He is a registered member of the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Newfoundland.