John started out by gaining an education in engineering by first earning his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Louisville; he graduated with honors.
He then went on to earn a Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Louisville, and graduated with high honors. His graduate thesis was on vibration and noise analysis.
Additionally, John has earned an MBA in finance and international business from the University of Missouri - St. Louis.
John is also licensed in the state of Arizona as a professional engineer in mechanical engineering and electrician. He's also certified for service and installation of HVAC systems by the North American Technical Excellence (NATE). Additionally, John is certified in envelope and building analysis for energy loss and conservation by the Building Professional Institute (BPI).
He was also awarded as one of the top 25 contractors in Arizona in 2006
John is currently the President of Kyrene Corridor Rotary Club.
He's married to Lisa, has four children and one grandchild. He moved to AZ in 1997 from Illinois.