|North Dakota State Senate District 27|
| Term in office began|
| Term in office ended|
Pomeroy was on the staff at the Dakotas Area Program for United Methodist Church from 1968 to 1975. He then worked as District Superintendent for the Central District of the United Methodist Church from 1979 to 1984. He was also Senior Pastor for United Methodist Church from 1959 to 2002.
Pomeroy earned his B.S. in Divinity from North Dakota State University in 1958. He then received his MDiv from Drew Theological School at Drew University in 1961. He went on to earn his DMin from McCormick Theological School in 1980.
While a member of the North Dakota State Senate, Pomeroy served on the following committees:
- Human Services Committee, North Dakota State Senate
- Natural Resources Committee, North Dakota State Senate
Pomeroy did not seek re-election in 2010.
On November 7, 2006, Pomeroy was elected to the 27th District Seat in the North Dakota State Senate, besting Richard Brown (R).  Pomeroy raised $1,800 for his campaign, while Brown raised $5,225. 
|North Dakota Senate, District 27 (2008)|
|Jim Pomeroy (D)||2,151|
|Richard Brown (R)||1,713|
In 2006, Pomeroy collected $1,800 in donations.
These were his contributors.
|NORTH DAKOTA SENATE DEMOCRATIC-NPL CAUCUS||$1,000|
Pomeroy and his wife Mavis have one child.
- Biography from the North Dakota State Senate website
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006
|North Dakota State Senate District 27
| Succeeded by|
Spencer Berry (R)