Jim Perry

Jim Perry has worked in the retail industry for over 25 years, most of which have been focused in retail technology. He is currently director of Business Intelligence Systems at L Brands. Jim joined L Brands nearly 16 years ago, working in the Manhattan offices of Victoria’s Secret Beauty. In 2006, he and his family relocated to Ohio when he was asked to take on a new role within the organization at the home office on Morse Road in Columbus.

Jim holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Consumer Studies from Syracuse University. He has also earned a Master’s of Science degree in Technology Management from Steven’s Institute of Technology. Recently, Jim began serving as a member of the Marburn Academy Strategic Steering Committee, where he has been asked to help create long-term organizational stability. Previously, Jim volunteered as a mentor with Big Brothers/Big Sisters of Central Ohio and as a board member and treasurer of the non-profit organization, Simply Friends Forever.

Jim and his wife Kristi live in New Albany, OH. They have been married for almost 23 years and have a 16-year-old daughter, Skyler, and a 14-year-old son, Cole. Cole attended Marburn Academy for five years, from fourth through eighth grade.

In his leisure time, Jim enjoys practicing and teaching martial arts. He has earned a third-degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do and a first-degree black belt in Hap Ki Do. Some of his other interests include cars of all kinds, home improvement, and traveling with his family.

Jim has been a member of Marburn’s Board of Trustees since 2017.