Commissioner Jim Thompson was elected in November 2000, where he served as Commissioner for 12 years. He was re-elected in November 2016. He is a graduate of Enterprise High School and graduated Auburn University with a B.S. in Business Administration. He is currently employed with Waterstone Mortgage as a Loan Originator.
Commissioner Thompson is a member of the Enterprise Quarterback Club and an umpire for Enterprise Parks and Recreation. He is married to Beverly and they have two children, Sid and Ele. They attend First Baptist Church in Enterprise, where Commissioner Thompson serves as a deacon.
His hobbies are hunting, fishing, water skiing and yard work.