John is a lifelong resident of Saginaw. Born in 1963 he attended South Intermediate School and Graduated from Arthur Hill High School in 1981. John was a Letterwinner in Football, Baseball and Hockey at AHHS. He was a member of the 1979 Arthur Hill High School Hockey Team that won the Saginaw Valley League Championship. Attending Ferris State College from 1981-1985, he was a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon(TKE) fraternity, Graduating with a Degree 
in Survey Engineering.

    Growing up in Saginaw he was a member of many youth athletic teams. Drawn to swimming where his father Don, was the Swim Coach at AHHS in the 60’s & 70’s. Many swim meets at the YMCA and South School where butterfly was his specialty. Summers were fill with Baseball and Softball, winning many league and tournament Championships for Nickodemus Oil, Bourdow Trucking, Michigan Tavern, Ewalds Bar and many teams sponsored by the Scottish Inn.

 John is married to Cynthia and has two children, Cassidy & Lara . He has been a Board Member of the Arthur Hill Letterwinners for 20 years, and is the 2015 President of the Fordney Club of Saginaw. He is the Owner of D&M Site inc. a Survey and Engineering Firm
​ ( formerly RC Engineering/ Wilcox Engineering ) in Saginaw. Located at 401 Balsam Street in Carrollton, Mi. The Firm specializes in Civil Engineering Developments, Subdivisions and Land Survey’s.