John grew up in Kelso in a family that loved sports. He moved to Tacoma in 1999 to go to Pacific Lutheran University and play football for the great Frosty Westering. He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Business with a Concentration in Finance. He has been in the Financial Services industry since 2005. He continues to live in Tacoma with his wife and two dogs. He loves going on walks, golfing and traveling to warm places.