Jim Gibson has been a featured presenter at a National Institute of Justice sponsored event.
Jim Gibson is executive vice president and chief operating officer, responsible for helping to guide the strategy for RTI's laboratory-based business and also developing long-range plans and supporting investments for RTI. Gibson joined RTI as chief financial officer in 2000 and has served as executive vice president of the Engineering and Technology Unit since 2009 and as interim leader of Discovery and Analytical Sciences. He began his finance career at Ernst & Ernst in 1976 in New Jersey. In 1980, he joined Hughes Aircraft Company in Southern California holding a number of financial-related positions of increasing responsibility. In 1985, he joined the corporate office of Rockwell International Corporation in Pittsburgh, Pa., where he held various executive level positions including assistant corporate controller. Gibson is a licensed attorney with an undergraduate BS degree from State College of New Jersey-Ramapo, an MBA from The University of Southern California, and JD degree from Duquesne University. In addition to his active participation in many professional associations, he is an advisory board member of the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences and chairman of RTI's annual United Way campaign.