Jim Thompson is known across the Dallas, Texas, area as a leader in financial management and other endeavors. As the founder, CEO and chairman of Preston Hollow Capital, LLC, since 2014 -- in addition to three decades of other financial work -- Thompson has grown a significant business presence in the region. But he’s also worked heavily in his community and among various leadership boards. He currently serves on the boards of Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Foundation Board of Advisors and the Dallas Urban Debate Alliance. He formerly fulfilled board roles with Dallas CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates), The Family Place, World Craniofacial Foundation and Angel Flight South Central. Jim Thompson also is founding director for the ORIX Foundation in addition to sponsoring the Blue Sky Educational Foundation and Jim Thompson Foundation, which aid educational endeavors.