Jim graduated from the University of Georgia in 1989 with a BBA in Accounting and in 1990 with a Master of Accountancy. Jim become a CPA in 1992. He specializes in income, estate, and gift taxes, as well as business consulting. Jim also has significant experience in real estate and partnership taxes issues regarding the development, management, and construction of residential and commercial property. Jim also has extensive experience in the hospitality industry. He has been a partner with Henderson & Godbee, LLP, since 2000 and lives in Valdosta with his wife Julie and three children, Katherine, James, and Grace.