John grew up in the Kent/Des Moines area and graduated from Highline College with an associates degree in Biology. He has always had a great love and care for animals. He has been with Banfield since January of 2016. He started his career at the Federal Way location and transferred to Des Moines in September of 2019. John shares his home with two cats, Bootz and Griffin. He also enjoys spending time with his furry nieces and nephews, two pitbulls, two huskies, and a boxer mix. He additionally raises fancy pigeons which he has had since he was a small child.