Founder and President of Sexton Benefit Resources, Inc., a privately held Insurance brokerage firm specializing in employee benefits. Jim received his BS in Social Science and Business Administration from St. John's in 1981. From 1981 to 1996 he was involved in the Insurance brokerage business in Corpus Christi and Houston Texas as a regional director and then regional VP for Old Northwest Agents, Inc. a national employee benefits firm. In 1998 after a two year post as VP of Sales and Marketing for Celtic Health Plans he founded Sexton Benefits. His firm concentrates on small to midsized employers offering a variety of solutions in the benefits arenas to employers. Although licensed in several states the firm concentrates its efforts in Illinois, Arizona and Minnesota. Jim served on the SJU School of Theology Board of Overseers and the SJU Board of Regents from 1998 until 2007. Jim currently resides with his fiancée Paula and his two children William and Aubrey in Fountain Hills/Scottsdale Arizona.