John graduated from Norwich University in 2013, majoring in Political Science. He served as a Ground Intelligence Officer (0203) and MAGTF Intelligence Officer (0202) in the United States Marine Corps from 2013 to 2019. He deployed with Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force 16.1/2 to Europe and Africa. Following that deployment, he was stationed in Yokosuka, Japan serving with the Navy’s 7th Fleet Staff aboard the USS Blue Ridge, where he deployed throughout Asia. He completed his service as a Captain and is currently enrolled at Pepperdine Graziadio Business School in Malibu, California. He has completed a Summer MBA Associate internship with Bank of America in Digital Platform and Products and is currently a Fall MBA Associate with Fox News Media in Business Intelligence.