John is a Colorado native and grew up in Arvada, CO. After graduating from Pomona HS, John went on to Colorado State University, graduating with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in History. John started his career in the insurance and financial planning industry in 2001 and has loved every minute of his career, including running his own commercial/personal lines agency to helping clients plan for retirement and an unforeseen future. The best aspect of being an insurance professional is getting to help people at their best and worst moments and really impacting their lives. .