Jim oversees NECAT’s Career and Student Engagement Program, a newly launched dedicated space and resource of employment support for current students and alumni. He is NECAT’s connector to Boston employers, balancing the needs of graduates with the specific skills required by local employers. He has grown our employer partnerships to include Boston’s most highly regarded restaurants, hotels, colleges and medical facilities. Jim also recruited Career Readiness partners Tech Goes Home and Working Credit, two highly valued and complementary additions to NECAT’s program offerings. With NECAT since 2022, he previously worked for Dorchester Bay Economic Development Corp as a Workforce Development Program Manager. He is also an instructor of Financial Strategies at Tufts University.