As President of Northwest Restoration, Jim Clarke's keen insight into the architectural and home-building industries makes him a successful and effective leader. His more than 25 years of marketing and leadership experience are utilized on a daily basis in tactical planning, team development, and implementation of business strategies. Jim's inherent enthusiasm, positive attitude and desire for innovation excellence don't just make him an effective businessman, but a passionate one at that. A proud alumnus of the University of Arizona, Jim earned a degree in Finance and Marketing in 1989. He attributes his ability to see a company as a sum of cohesive units to the U of A's "thought-leading" business school, The Eller College of Management. It was here he first discovered the impact a positive attitude can have on a business. A dedicated family man, Jim lives just outside of Portland, Oregon with his lovely wife, Michelle.