John grew up on the East coast of Florida and played soccer at the high school and collegiate levels. After graduating from Baylor University, he spent his early professional years working as an OEM Territory Manager selling heavy equipment for a German company. Prior to Southwest Risk, he worked in the financial services industry creating retirement plans and wealth management strategies for retiring airline pilots.
John began his career with Southwest Risk in 2007 and is currently a Senior Vice President, Property Manager, head of the property practice and manager of business partner relationships. His own book of business is mainly comprised of habitational business with an affordable housing aspect (Section 8, LIHTC, Rural Development, Sec 202 HUD Elderly, etc…)
John lives in Dallas with his wife of 10 years and 2 sons. He spends most of his free time coaching sports or hunting with his boys.
“I love this business, working with Southwest Risk, our carrier partners, and our agents to structure comprehensive affordable insurance solutions on hard to place risks.” – JP