A lifelong Lexingtonian, John graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1997 with a degree in Marketing and Hospitality Management. Prior to the Title Industry, John was in the banking, financial security and insurance business. John began his career in the title business in 2004 as a Sales Representative with First American Title Insurance Company. The following year, he received the Rising Star Award for the South East Region, and was promoted to manager. John later became the Central Kentucky Manager for VTG Title Services, an affiliate of First American, and held that position for six years. In the spring of 2012 John and Jeremy Mitchell merged to form Bluegrass Land Title, LLC. John resides in Lexington with his wife Allison and their four sons. He is also an active member of Christ the King Catholic Church.