John holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Geography/Conservation from Northern Michigan University. John's diverse occupational experience ranges from employment as a City Forester Marquette, to 20+ years as Business Development Manager in the consumer products industry, most notably with Miller Brewing Company, Seven-Up/Dr. Pepper and Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. John has over 10 years experience in the commercial real estate industry and has extensive knowledge in land use planning, income property investment such as multi-family and retail. Additionally, John has worked with brownfields, wetland delineation and the logging industry. John is a member of multiple organizations such as the Chamber of Commerce and Leading Real Estate Companies of the World. John also holds the distinctive CoStar Power Broker designation.