Jim has over 20 years of experience working as a Development Project Manager and Landscape Designer for residential development throughout Southern California. Jim is currently Vice President of Forward Planning for William Lyon Homes and manages the due diligence, consultant coordination for entitlement and construction documents, permit processing, community coordination, project reimbursements, bond exoneration and HOA Board representative for projects throughout Riverside and San Bernardino County.
Jim started his career as a Landscape Designer and was able to work on several master planned communities throughout Orange County and Riverside County. Experience gained through collaboration with developers and several consulting teams provided him the experience to jump into project management for developments throughout Southern California.
Jim has a bachelor’s degree in Landscape Architecture, a master’s degree in Business Administration, is a licensed Landscape Architect and a LEED® Accredited Professional. He has been fortunate to have the opportunity to serve, through the Building Industry Association, on several committees to help streamline and improve processing through several agencies including the County of Orange, County of Riverside, City of Eastvale, City of Menifee, Southern California Gas Company, and Southern California Edison.