Focusing on interface design and usability, Jim has been developing web-based and desktop software since graduating from Carleton College in 2001. He joins Five3 Genomics after working with co-founder Steve Benz at Surfmerchants, LLC where they developed data-mining and visualization tools.
A Minnesotan native, when not flying cross country, Jim is likely to be found in Massachusetts where he lives, or Santa Cruz where he thinks he lives. Jim received a B.A. from Carleton College in Northfield, MN where he majored in Computer Science and Russian.