A native Arizonan, born in the historic western town of Prescott. John was raised with the work ethic of his copper mining Grandfather, the entrepreneurial visions of his father, the old school values of his grandmother and his mother’s unwavering compassion for God and family. John’s studied at Northern Arizona University, worked construction, and built super structures in the Carpenters Local 1977 in southern Nevada. A proud husband of an amazing wife and mother, and daughter who was raised with the same values we share. John has spent most of his adulthood in the real estate industry, in the development and sales of agricultural farmland, ranches and housing developments. John and his family are avid outdoorsman; hunting, fishing, hiking, camping and a deep understanding of the complexity of conservation, and its effects on the life cycle of wildlife and its landscape.