President, Pacific Northwest
John is the President of the Pacific Northwest, based out of our Bellevue headquarters. He supports the acquisition and retention of clients and provides strategic direction and guidance to our benefits account teams while working directly on a handful of important strategic accounts.
Before joining Parker, Smith & Feek in 2019, John spent over 20 years in the industry, including management and executive roles in start-ups, third-party administrators, carriers, and brokers. In his most recent role at Cigna, he was responsible for overall growth and profitability in companies with fewer than 500 employees across Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, and Alaska. With this breadth and depth of experience, John has a well-rounded perspective on customer needs and the insight to assist in finding unbiased solutions to match.
John is the current Board Chair of the American Lung Association of the Mountain Pacific, assisting in their work to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education, and advocacy. He has also held multiple other volunteer and board roles, including president and board member of the Princeton Club of Western Washington. He graduated from Princeton University with a B.A. in psychology.