Captain Jim Barbour

Director – Flight Operations Training, ExpressJet Airlines

Captain Jim Barbour has been at ExpressJet Airlines since 1995, and currently serves as Director – Flight Operations Training. Jim has previously served as Line Pilot, Instructor Pilot / APD, Program Manager, Manager – Training Development and Manager – Flight Standards. He holds an ATP with type ratings on the EMB-120, ATR-42/72, and CL65. Prior to his employment with ExpressJet, he worked as a flight instructor and Part 135 freight pilot. Jim earned a Bachelor’s degree from Northern Illinois University.