John started his career as a personal lines manager in 1984. He has worked with placement of Life and Health policies as well as Property and Casualty Insurance coverage's for large and small businesses for over 27 years. John's focus has always been providing his clients with the best solutions, products and services available in the industry. John strives to lead by example in addressing client's needs and finding solutions in the basic to the most complex insurance exposures. John is an Accredited Advisor of Insurance and licensed in multiple states. He currently serves on the Oregon Trucking Associations Safety Management Council. John has previously served on Sentry's National Agents Advisory Council and various other boards during his career. He is a member of the Newport High School Booster Club, Newport Chamber of Commerce and an active member of his church. John enjoys all outdoors activities found in the Northwest and can be found riding his Harley on occasion. John and his wife Rolleen are excited about being in this beautiful part of Oregon, leaving the city behind and look forward to becoming more involved and getting to know folks in the area.