Hennepin County Business Advisor
John earned a Bachelor of Science in Business and an MBA from St. Mary's University and has the Economic Development Financial Council (EDFP) certification from the National Development Council. John’s has published several economic empowerment books that break down complicated business and personal finance theory into easy to follow steps that anyone can use to make more strategic business and financial decisions. His work has been featured on PBS Next Avenue, MarketWatch, and Forbes. John is a business advisor at MCCD in the Open to Business program, a seasoned entrepreneur, and 10-year corporate finance veteran. John enjoys biking, playing instruments, and spending time with his family.