Jim Jones has over 50 years of coaching experience at the youth, high school, college, semi-pro and international levels. He served as assistant baseball coach at Stanford University before becoming head coach at the University of Wyoming and St. Mary’s College (CA). Presently he is retired from teaching and is on the board and is the Past- President of International Sports Group, Inc., a non-profit organization that conducts baseball clinic internationally.
After finishing his college baseball coaching in 1991, Jim started working as a consultant and international Envoy Coach for Major League Baseball International. He has worked with baseball coaches and players throughout Europe and has coached national teams in Czech Republic, Portugal, Spain and France.
As an active member of ISG’s board, Jim has organized and staged baseball coaches’ clinics in over 10 European countries, Canada and New Zealand.
Jim’s golf coaching experience includes his role as assistant golf coach at Antioch (CA) High School and golf instructor at the University of Wyoming.
He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wyoming and a master's from Stanford University.
Jim and his wife of 50 years, Sally, have two grown sons, Don and Mickey and one grandson, Kalliah Creek.