Jim was appointed Vice President of Human Resources in February of 2018 after serving for 3 years as the company's first Director of Human Resources. As a member of Everspin Technologies, Inc. Executive Leadership Team, Everett continues to be responsible for all areas related to the attraction, development, and retention of "Everspinners", building the company's global talent pool and helping to maintain the productive environment that is fueling the company's innovation and success.
Prior to Everspin Jim was Vice President of Human Resources and Co-Founder of NextIO, Inc. a company providing solutions for PCIe expansion and I/O virtualization for datacenters and HPC environments. He also served as Vice President and CHRO for Terralliance Technologies, a company developing remote sensing technology for hydrocarbon exploration. Jim spent over 10 years at Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) in Austin, TX where he held a variety of leadership roles in talent acquisition and human resources supporting the growth of the x86 microprocessor division.
Everett has also spent time as a consultant working with the Samsung Austin R&D Center, Banderacom, and Silicon Metrics, to name a few.