Jim manages investor relations, media relations, marketing, and government affairs for NioCorp. He has more than 25 years of experience in devising and executing marketing, media relations, public affairs, and investor relations operations for companies in the mining, chemical, manufacturing, utility, and renewable energy sectors. Most recently, he was Vice President of Corporate Communications for Molycorp, Inc., a mining and chemical processing company with more than 2,500 employees in10 nations. From 1998-2010, he served as President and CEO of Policy Communications, Inc., where he led the corporate turnaround of the Western Business Roundtable and served as its CEO for eight years.
The former White House Director of Communications for the Energy Policy Development Group, Jim served for 11 years in the U.S. Senate, including as a Chief of Staff. He is the co-founder and former Executive Director of the Geothermal Energy Association, and he has served as Board Chairman of the Rare Earth Technology Alliance. Jim is an honors graduate of Georgetown University.