John received his law degree (J.D.) from The Ohio State University, Moritz College of Law. He received his Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Political Science with departmental and university honors from Wittenberg University, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa.
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
John is a member of the Columbus Bar Association (Professional Ethics & Grievance Committee and past Chair of the LGBT Committee), the Ohio State Bar Association and a past member of the Chief Justice Thomas J. Moyer American Inn of Court (2013-2014).
John participated in United Way of Central Ohio’s PRIDE Leadership, Cycle 1, and was selected to the Ohio Rising Star list, by Cincinnati magazine (2010, 2012-16). He was also chosen for Columbus Business First magazine’s Class of 2013, ‘Forty Under 40.’
“The Convergence of Systems: Check Imaging and the ACH Network”, Journal of Payment Systems Law, Vol. 2, No. 5.
John currently serves on the Board of Directors of Concord Counseling Services and previously served as a Board of Director of Equitas Health. John volunteers with the Mid-Ohio Foodbank and the YWCA Family Shelter.
John is an avid traveler, animal lover, amateur ornithologist and enjoys spending his free time with friends and family, especially his twin nieces.