Jim Pearson is a supply chain professional, writer, and actor. He recently published a book of poetry and has been seen on stage over the last five years in Northern Virginia, notably as John Bingham in the world premiere of 'The Judicial Murder of Mrs. Surratt' with Aldersgate. Jim started his theater career with the La Jolla Playhouse, appearing as Banjo in Eric Christmas’s production of 'The Man Who Came to Dinner'. His favorite memory of that production was the night Fred Ebb flew in to see the show. Jim currently divides his time between his job with the City of Alexandria, supporting theater in the area, and writing plays and poems.