Chair Technical Task Force

Jim is a serial entrepreneur who specializes in translating emerging technologies into practical applications. As Chair of Thorn’s Technical Task Force, he has worked with commercial partners to develop innovative solutions to fight the sexual exploitation of children including the Industry Hash Program, Project VIC and Spotlight. Jim started his career prototyping some of the first users of the Web for NASA then as a Research Scientist at Xerox PARC. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Georgia Institute of Technology.