Since joining Oppidan in 2015, Jim partners with
Oppidan's retail clients, including SUPERVALU, Sprouts Farmers Market and Lucky’s Market, to assist them with development strategy, site selection, land acquisition, and entitlements, and to guide them through the development and construction process. With 16 years of grocery-related real estate experience, Jim has a built a strong reputation for helping grocery and other retail clients clarify and achieve their growth goals. Jim is a current member of the International Council of Shopping Centers as well as the Minnesota Shopping Center Association. He is also a research fellow at the St. Paul Center for Biblical Theology.
Jim holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Santa Clara University and a Master degree in Theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville.