My name is Jim Kelly. I teach Welding, Pipefitting and Meat Processing. I am married and have 2 children. My oldest son, JM, attends Lamar and is currently employed by the Tomball ISD as an aide and assistant baseball coach. My youngest son, Josh, attends Tulane University. I graduated from Sam Houston State in 1991 with a degree in Ag Education. I worked in the oilfield for three years as an Installation Technician and Welder. I owned and operated a dairy for 2 years and have raised beef cattle for 40 years.