John provides financial oversight, program management, and administrative support to the Let’s Kick ASS Oregon team. John was born and raised in rural Pennsylvania and has worked in the private sector for many years, offering operational support, inventory control, and human resources management to several Fortune 500 companies. John left the private sector to focus on working with aging adults and people with disabilities to support them in strengthening their engagement with community and fostering a sense of resilience. John is a co-founder of Let’s Kick ASS Oregon; he has also served as its Treasurer and Secretary. John has volunteered with several community organizations, including: AARP Oregon, Elders in Action, Quest Center for Integrative Health, Multnomah County Aging and Disabilities Services, and Oregon Money Management Program. These experiences have built excellent connections with community and given him a deep appreciation for how nonprofits work to enrich people’s lives–one program at a time.