Jim McKenzie is a co-founder of Kearney Area Habitat for Humanity. He served as president our first three years and had two terms on the board of directors in our early years. We welcome him back to the board (2014) after retiring from his 50+ year career with the Edward Jones investment firm. Jim prefers the construction side of Habitat for Humanity and has worked on builds in Eagle Butte, S.D. , Watts,Ca., Atlanta,Ga., and St.Louis, Mo. Jim and his wife Kathleen are members of Prince of Peace Catholic Church. They are blessed with 3 children and 8 grandchildren.