John is a Lead planner at Facet Wealth and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ (CFP®) professional with over 20 years experience. John is passionate about empowering clients to make informed financial decisions through a process of collaborative conversation and education. As a United States Navy veteran and avid runner, John has notched 35 marathons and enjoys outdoor activities. He resides in Washington State with his wife, Jennifer.
Education: The College of New Jersey (BS), University of Colorado (MBA)
"Know what you own, and know why you own it." - Peter Lynch
Get to know John
“Neptune,” our two-year-old 145 pound Newfoundland, says hello!
At the helm of the USS Elrod, FFG-55. Yes, that little brass wheel in my right hand steered the 453-foot mighty ship.
I’ve had the privilege to scuba dive around the world over the years. This shot is from Curacao, 2017.
At the finish line for the Victoria Marathon, British Columbia, 2015. I love the physical and mental challenges of long-distance running!
What's the last book you read?
I’m No Hero by Charlie Plumb.
What's the craziest thing you've ever done?
As a United States Navy Search & Air Rescue Swimmer, at-sea recovery operations in the Persian Gulf.
Where's your favorite place in the world?
The ancient city of Petra, Jordan. If you get a chance to visit, go and see it!
If you could visit anywhere in the world you've never been, where would you go?