John has an extensive track record of over 35 years in executive-level roles, specializing in the management of mixed-use master planned and income property development. He has been instrumental in guiding the large-scale real estate development and investment for Griffin real estate entities, a venerable company with over a century of experience. As divisional president, John had comprehensive oversight and hands-on experience with all aspects of planning, developing, and constructing thousands of lots, homes, apartments, and income properties. He has managed assets with a cost basis of over $2 Billion including over 6,000 lots and homes, 2,000 apartments, and 10 assisted living projects in multiple states comprising over 1,200 units.

In addition to his development experience, John has demonstrated acumen in marketing, lease- up, and operations of master-planned, multifamily, and assisted living facilities. He led the deposition of various classes of income properties, with gross proceeds exceeding $1 Billion. His skill in financial structuring and capitalization is evident through successfully arranging over $2 billion of equity and debt financing.

John received his undergraduate degree from University of California, Los Angeles, and an MBA from San Diego State University. John is a licensed California real estate broker.