Jim comes to us by way of California. He is an avid hiker and downhill skier, and loves to fly fish when he gets a chance. A native of the Golden State, he is a graduate of UCLA, and has an M.Div. from the Church Divinity School of the Pacific in Berkeley. He was a journalist for 20-plus years, including as a political writer with The Sacramento Bee. As an Episcopal priest he has served as Associate Dean of Trinity Cathedral, Sacramento, and as Interim Rector at All Souls Parish, Berkeley.