Jim has been in the insurance business for 38 years, his entire adult life. In 2002, Jim and his wife Lisa purchased E.J. Stochaj Insurance Agency, Inc. from Jim’s parents, who established the agency in 1975. In 2008, Jim purchased the former Bouvier Insurance Agency in Sturbridge, and re-branded the agency to its current name – The Hometown Insurance Center, LLC. In April 2018, Jim purchased the Tonry Insurance Agency – Webster. In his free time, Jim enjoys traveling with his wife Lisa, golf, dabbling in real estate and spending time with his grandson, Easton.