Speaker: Jim Buffington
Jim began volunteering with BTL in 2004 and joined the staff in 2016. He also volunteers with Bill Glass Prison Ministry, Prison Entrepreneurship Program, is a camp counselor for Royal Family Kids, and serves as a Board Member for Brighter Tomorrows, Trinity Kids, Inc., and Lillian Smith Family Violence Foundation. Jim received the Dallas Cowboys Community Quarterback Award for Volunteer Service in 2007, and the Texas Governor’s Criminal Justice Carol S. Vance Volunteer of the Year Service Award in 2008. Most recently, he received the 2019 Texas Governor’s Criminal Justice Volunteer Service Pathfinder Award for his contributions to the welfare of crime victims.