Jim Pabis has been in the military and in business for the last 25 years.
He is a US Army Colonel currently serving in the NY Army National Guard. He has commanded at Company, Detachment, Battalion and Brigade Levels. He is an Iraq War Veteran serving in Baghdad in 2006-07 during "the surge". He participated in the homeland response to "9-11", hurricanes Irene and Sandy, Polar Vortex and the June Floods. His military awards include the Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal, Combat Action Badge, and the Global War on Terrorism Medal.
He is also President of Saratoga Source, LLC an executive search firm which he founded almost 18 years ago. He has served as Chairman of the Board of the Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce, Director of the Saratoga Economic Development Corporation Board, Treasurer of the Wesley Foundation Board, Vice President of the Unlimited Potential Board and Member of the Saratoga National Bank Advisory Board.
He is a graduate of Northeastern University and has an MBA from the Sage Graduate School. He is also a graduate of the US Army War College,the US Army Command and General Staff College and numerous other military schools.
He lives local with his wife Sandy and son Chandler.