Jim Dunlap served as Executive Assistant to the Liberal Member of Parliament for New Brunswick Southwest from 1993-1997. He has been actively involved in local, provincial and federal politics for more than 20 years.
Mr. Dunlap has held numerous executive positions within the Liberal associations including President of the Charlotte Liberal Association. He is currently Vice-President Federal for the New Brunswick Liberal Association.
He spent 15 years as an Air Traffic Controller and was attached to the Airspace Reservation Unit in a liaison position with the Strategic Air Command for NORAD.
He has been self-employed for the past 20 years creating two highly successful financial services agencies.
Mr. Dunlap has been active within the community as President of the Eastern Charlotte Lions Club, President of the St. George Minor Baseball Association, and Chairman of the Motor Vehicle Dealers licensing board. He is both a Mason and a Shriner. He sits as a director of the Fundy Transition House in St. Stephen. He actively supports local youth and charitable organizations.
He attended Sussex High School, Fredericton High School, Carleton University and Algonquin College in Ottawa.
The Dunlaps breed quality Golden Retriever dogs and are actively involved with the Atlantic Canada Arabian Horse Association where they participate in numerous shows in both Canada and the United States.
Mr. Dunlap is married to Geri and has two children and three grandchildren. He resides in St. George, New Brunswick.