Jim Bonds is a graduate of The University of Mississippi (B.A. Broadcast Journalism). He worked as sports reporter/anchor at local TV stations in Huntsville, Kansas City, Memphis and Nashville.
Along the way, Jim also produced special programming on the Royals and Kansas City Kings, two Super Bowls, a World Series, and a Big 10 Conference football Game of the Week. His accomplishments include “Alabama Sportscaster of the Year”, and “Best Sportscast, Tennessee.” He hosted football and basketball coaches shows at the University of Kansas and Vanderbilt University. He also did play by play for both schools. Bonds produced and hosted “Southern Football Saturday,” a regional college football preview telecast airing on multiple regional sports networks for four years.
Jim and his family have called the Nashville area home for 39 years. His wife Nancy was a teacher in the Williamson County schools and their three adult children graduated from Brentwood High. All live in the Brentwood/Franklin area.
Jim retired from his non-broadcast sales career in media and healthcare in 2017.