Jim has 30 years of professional experience in architecture, construction management, and real estate development. His primary focus has been multi-family residential, with an emphasis on urban renewal, affordability, and sustainability. He is a registered architect and has architectural degrees from Temple University (B.S.) and Drexel University (B.Arch.). Jim has the following certifications: AIA, NCARB, LEED AP, CPHC. Prior to forming Urban Practice LLC, Jim was a founding principal of Haley Donovan LLC (14 years).
Jim can spell backwards and walk on his hands. He used to be able to make his left eye rotate upward, but had surgery to correct it.