Jim Beukelman is a current and long standing member of the Salem Exchange Club, Salem Oregon. Jim currently serves as Division 3 Representative for the NW District and has held the offices of Secretary and Club President twice. Jim joined Exchange in 1991 and has carried the responsibility of the Salem Exchange Clubs ACE Award campaign since its inception. Though unsure it is believed this to be close to twenty years.
Jim spent 42 years in the collections field and uses some of that knowledge to teach homeless families in Salem how to budget and cope with the rigors of trying to build up their credit profile.
Jim and his wife Kathy have been married for 44 years and retired three years ago. Jim and Kathy enjoy traveling and as a District Rep can be found traveling to clubs across the district in their motor home. Jim’s dedication and hard work helps keep the district and his home club moving forward.