Jim Thompson

Jim Thompson is a lifelong resident of Primghar where he presided as Mayor for 24 years.  He is a Vietnam Veteran, having served 4 years in the USMC.  Jim was employed by the City of Primghar as a Lineman, then North West REC.  He currently serves on the BEECIN Foundation and The Community Agency Board.  He is a former Volunteer Fireman, O’Brien County Kinship Board Member, and Primghar Jaycee.  He and his wife Joan have 6 children and 7 grandchildren.  They attend the United Church of Primghar where Jim serves on the Pastor Parrish Relations Committee.