A broker associate with The Agency, Jim has been a licensed Realtor since 1985. Jim is the former owner and managing broker of Lowell Hopkins Properties, a local real estate company that he managed and operated for 15 years prior to joining The Agency. He has completed his Juris Doctor and Masters of Business Administration (Marketing) degrees and is a licensed California Real Estate Broker and licensed California Insurance Broker.
Jim was a NFL Hall of Fame award recipient in high school and was selected to the NAIA Collegiate Tennis All American Team as a college tennis player. He participated on the ATP Men’s Professional Tennis Tour and served as the Director of Tennis for the Pebble Beach Company. Jim volunteered as a varsity coach for Pacific Grove High School in Pacific Grove, California for many years, where he coached football, basketball and softball. He is a member of the following organizations: National Association of Realtors, Monterey County Association of Realtors, National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors, United States Professional Tennis Association and the International Tennis Club of the United States (membership for players that have represented the United States in international competition).
Jim lives with his wife, Dianna, in Pebble Beach, California and has two children, Luke and Sophie.