Partner of Ernst &Young (retired)
Work Experience (Ernst & Young 1977 – 2016)
John is a retired Partner of Ernst & Young. During his 39 years with EY, John served in a number of roles including the coordinating partner on audit and non-audit clients, National leader of assurance learning, industry and markets leader, an operations leader in the National office and in the West Region and the Managing Partner of both the San Diego and Orange County offices of EY.
John was elected to the Ernst & Young Partners Advisory Council (EY Board) for the Americas area in 2007 and was its Chairman in 2008 and 2009. In 2009 – 2011, John was a member of the EY Global Partners Advisory Council.
John served as a member of the California Chamber of Commerce Board and is the former President and Board member of The Pacific Club. He is also a former member of the Business School Boards at University of California - Irvine, Chapman University and California State University at Fullerton. In San Diego, John served on the Board of Directors of the Economic Development Corporation and the YMCA of San Diego County.
Education and Certification
John graduated from John Carroll University with a BSBA degree, majoring in accounting. He is a certified public accountant and is licensed in California, New York, and Ohio