Jim has lived in Dumfries for 17 years having grown up in Prestwick, studied in Glasgow and then worked in Greenock.
Jim has worked in the IT industry for over 33 years, mostly with IBM but latterly with Kyndryl, created through a spin off in 2021. Jim has worked in many different IT roles through his career and is currently the Vice President for CIO Network Services, a global role he carries out mostly from his home office.
Jim has enjoyed the Crichton for 35 years having married a ‘Doonhamer’, you are likely to see him walking his dog through the grounds on a regular basis. He has watched the estate develop over that time and is keen to contribute to its ongoing growth in the local community and beyond, preserving this fantastic asset for the generations to come.