Jim Crawford

Jim joined CoPeace in January of 2019 as the director of communications. He brings a digital media background with over a decade of experience in graphic design, photo and video, and public relations. Previously, Jim served in a similar capacity for Basketball Travelers, Inc., an elite sports event and travel management company. During his time with the company, Jim created and maintained the brand and messaging for Division-I men's and women's basketball tournaments, international sport tours, and U.S. delegations to the Summer and Winter World University Games. Jim formerly worked at Washington State University as an assistant director of athletic communications. In his role within the athletic department, Jim supervised public relations, digital media, and social media of women's soccer and women's basketball. As an undergraduate student at Washington State University, Jim completed his degree in communication. During his time as a student in the WSU Honors College, Jim completed a thesis on sport fan engagement on Twitter. Jim closely follows digital media and generational trends, and he is passionate about technology’s impact on the world. He lives in Seattle, Wash.