Jim Curtin was appointed to the MLSPA Executive Board in 2005 where he served for one year.

Jim spent nine seasons in the MLS, playing for the Chicago Fire and Chivas USA from 2001-2009. In 2004, Curtin was recognized as an MLS All-Star. Prior to his professional career, he played college soccer for Villanova University, where he was named All-Big East his last two years.

Currently, Jim is the head coach of the Philadelphia Union.