JIM is a retired attorney now pursuing his life-long passion for politics, history, and the capital city’s neighborhoods. An avid world traveler, he often takes walking tours himself when abroad. He’s also a self-described orator who puts his talent to perfect use guiding walks himself, including tours at Tudor Place, where he is a docent. Jim holds a B.A. from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, N.C. and a J.D. from Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, N.C. He recommends the book Washington, a History of Our National City by Tom Lewis.