Jim Poulsen moved to Ojai from the East Coast in 2013. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Williams College and his MBA from UMass Amherst. Before moving to Ojai, Jim was the business manager at Mount Hermon School in Gill, Massachusetts. He is the proud father of two sons: Luke, a graduate of Macalester College, and Dominick, who attends George Washington University. Jim is presently the Director of Finance and Operations at The Thacher School, and the SCMWC’s board treasurer. He enjoys leading Thacher students on expeditions into California’s wilderness areas and exploring the state’s backcountry treasurers.