Though Jim is now in his mid 40s, information related to his live affairs, girlfriend and married life is unknown. It is believed that he is still single and he has not been married yet.
Jim received his formal education from Charlotte Latin School. He was not raised by his biological parents. He completed his high school graduation from Charlotte and then he joined Lawrenceville School. He was also enrolled at University of North Carolina. He has been active in the film industries since 1995. In 1995, he served as a production assistant in the TV series, Cybill. In 1997, he appeared in the TV series, Tracey Takes On... where he played the role of Pollster. That year he also appeared in the TV series, The Naked Truth. He appeared in his debut movie, Auto Motives in 2000. He got his rise in fame after he began starring the role of Dean Craig Pelton in the TV series, Community. His net worth is said to be around $8 million dollars. The actual figure about his annual salary is unknown.