John brought more than 30 years of commercial construction experience to Hickory when he joined the company in November 2016. He is currently overseeing the addition/renovation to the Stowers Machinery headquarters in Knoxville as well as the renovation of Farragut Christian Church.
A native of New Orleans, John first moved to Tennessee in the late ‘80s, when he became director of construction for the Pilot Corporation and later started his own company focused on new commercial and industrial construction projects for Pilot. He relocated to his home state of Louisiana for a number of years before returning to Tennessee in 2013, continuing to stay active in the construction field throughout. Before entering the workplace, John graduated from LSU with a degree in construction.
He and his wife, Elizabeth, have three sons – Jonathon, Jordan and Jimmy. When he’s not spending time with his family, John enjoys boating.