Jim joined the board of directors as treasurer in April 2020. A CPA and Principal with Gustafson & Company, LLC, he’s worked in public accounting for over 30 years and specializes primarily in tax and business consultation services. His career first began at Arthur Andersen, then he went on to own and operate his own small firm for 12 years. Jim has also been intricately involved in several Portland-area start-up companies and has a diverse skill set including financial accounting, operational consulting, and trust, and estate planning.
He has served on several nonprofit boards including Ronald McDonald House, St. Pius Church, Jesuit High School Parent Board, Arco Iris School, and Martha and Mary’s Ministries. Jim is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Oregon Society of CPAs and a proud graduate of the University of Portland.