Jim Palmer

Jim Palmer

Jim Palmer

Member, Utah

Jim is co-founder and member of Adoptive Families Coalition. He is a structural engineer by trade and brings with him a mind that is detail oriented and concerned with safety and problem solving. Jim adds his sense of humor to help encourage the team to continue the efforts to help hurting families. Jim has experienced all the conflicts and emotions associated with raising a child with emotional and behavioral issues. Being part of Adoptive Families Coalition allows Jim to share what he has learned and learning through his experiences.

Jim and his wife, Jackie, have been married for 23 years. They owned and operated an engineering business for 10 years. Jim enjoys playing basketball (while he still can), outdoor activities and goofing around with his family.