Jim is an accomplished instructional designer and educational media developer. He has developed integrative solutions for e-learning, blended learning and flipped classrooms and uses his diverse set of video production skills for training, promotions and recruiting. Jim holds a doctoral degree in Biochemistry from the University of Pittsburgh and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Notre Dame. Jim donates time and resources to his son’s high school’s band parent association and enjoys food adventures with Sylvia Rieker and their two sons. His hobbies include fly fishing, photography and jazz history.