In 2016, John transitioned from his role as KIPP San Diego Board chairperson to his current role as treasurer. His focus is on in the fiscal responsibility and risk management activities necessary for any organization to function well and he will continue to be a champion for equality through education in San Diego. Under his leadership, KIPP San Diego became a regional organization with a vision and growth plan to expand their impact to open an elementary school and a high school with the goal of providing an exceptional K-12 learning experience for children.
John is currently the President and CEO of ARS National, where he sets vision and strategy for more than 400 employees across the US. John also leads all functional areas within ARS. He also served as COO, and CFO at ARS since joining the company in 2003.
Prior to joining ARS, John was director at Ernst & Young Corporate Finance LLC in San Francisco, and served in roles as Vice President in E&Y’s Center for Strategic Transactions and E&Y’s Assurance and Advisory Business Services group. He holds a BS in Commerce from Santa Clara University and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.