As a broker, Jim has successfully negotiated thousands of contracts for buyers and sellers of real estate. Jim Latham has been a realtor and business leader in Talbot County for many years. He associated with his father, James C. Latham, in 1963. Jim has always been very active in the Talbot/Mid Shore Association of Realtors, serving on many local and state-wide committees, such as Chairman of MLS Committee, past President three times, and Realtor of the Year twice andLifetime Achievement Award in 2013. Jim has also served as Chairman of Maryland RPAC for two years.
Other memberships and positions of interest include: Member of Maryland Association of Realtors Executive Committee for two years; MAR Building Search Committee; MAR Strategic Planning Committee; President of Talbot County Chamber of Commerce; Chairman of Republican State Central Committee; President of Talbot Ag Center; and the Easton Jaycees.
As a longtime resident, Jim thoroughly enjoys the Eastern Shore lifestyle. Some of his hobbies include hunting, fishing, and working around the house. Married to Peggy Connelly, they have three children, Stephanie, Jamie, and Holly, all of whom graduated from Easton High School and completed college. Also, Jim and his son, Jamie, own Shore Sportsman - a hunting and fishing store located at 8232 Ocean Gateway in Easton.