Jim Monahan is the new communications coordinator for the BLD Program. Jim is an experienced videographer, photographer, and graphic designer with over ten years of experience working in higher education. He has a B.A. from Rutgers University and a masters degree from the University of Southern California. Jim’s professional interests include science communication and outreach, as well as the use of narrative storytelling in the field of communications. In his personal life Jim enjoys spending time outdoors hiking and kayaking with his family.