Mr. Walters joined Ogden Allied Services in 1990 and was responsible for developing the commercial market for facility services in Tulsa, Oklahoma. His success there, led him to be promoted by the company to President of HBM in 1994 and he remained so after UNICCO’s acquisition in 1996. Mr. Walters received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from Southwestern State University in Oklahoma in 1971. His entrepreneurial spirit led him to excel in the insurance industry before going out on his own. As the eventual owner of one of Oklahoma’s largest executive search firms, he provided professional executive level services to oil & gas companies, Big 6 accounting firms, law firms & commercial real estate clientele. Always active in the community, Jim particularly enjoys dedicating his time and energy to volunteer work and has served on numerous boards and committees throughout his career. Jim is the Past President of Palama Settlement and has been a board member for the Boy Scouts of America, IFMA and BOMA where he has chaired and sponsored many community events.
Mr. Serna joined HBM in 2023 as the Chief Operating Officer and is directly responsible for overseeing daily operations and administration, including strategic implementation centered around business optimization and capabilities. As a veteran of the U.S. Army, he brings over 19 years of diverse leadership and management across cross-functional teams and environments. Mr. Serna holds a Bachelor Degree in Justice Administration from Hawai’i Pacific University, a Master of Science in Criminal Justice from Grand Canyon University, and a Master of Science in Project Management from the University of Southern California. Mr. Serna is also certified in Six Sigma.