Jimmie earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Education from the University of Oklahoma in Norman in 2002 and his Masters degree from the University of Houston at Clear Lake in 2010. Jimmie has taught in many areas – 8th grade Social Studies, 3rd grade Math and Science, kindergarten, a 4th grade self-contained classroom, and in higher education. Currently, Jimmie is an administrator at O’Donnell Middle School. He works as a Facilitator for Education in Action because he likes the continuity of working with students during the summer break. Jim feels both he and the students are able to keep their minds sharp and improve their knowledge of Texas.