Jim Pennington


Sunstar - Pinellas County, Florida


Director of IT


Jim Pennington is the Director of Information Technology for Sunstar Paramedics. He’s been in charge of the IT department since 2000 and before that held the position of System Status Supervisor and Data Analyst. Before joining Sunstar in 1994, Jim worked in the banking industry and was a certified law enforcement officer in Pinellas County.

Jim is a Microsoft Certified System Engineer and holds bachelor’s degrees in Finance and Management Information Systems from the University of South Florida.

A lifelong resident of Pinellas County, Jim enjoys spending time with his wife and photography. He is an active board member of a local non-profit photography group and served on his local homeowners’ association for 10 years and 5 years as president. Jim is also a graduate of Leadership Pinellas, class of 2012.