John was raised in a military family, and served in the US Navy on submarines until 2006. He came to know Christ as savior when he was a young man. John began attending James River Community Church in 2011, and is thankful for how the Lord has blessed him and his family during this season. John is married to his wife Lauren, and has two boys. He works as an Operations Supervisor at Surry Nuclear Power Station. He has a heart for missions, the unreached, and sharing the greatest news the world has ever known - that Jesus Christ came to save sinners. He enjoys spending time with family, outdoor activities, and travel.