John joined Mind Works as the Director of Operations in the late summer of 2019. He brings vast experience to the operations position where his forte in strategic planning, staff development and visionary leadership promote the ability to formulate new techniques and strategies for a more efficient integration of Mind Works operations.
As an experienced senior executive, John oversees the day-to-day administrative and operational functions of Mind Works while providing leadership and guidance, business growth, collaboration, client relations and program management for the expansion of Mind Works’ Operations across Texas.
Before joining Mind Works, John served as Senior Director for AECOM’s Critical Infrastructure Protection where he was tasked to support the operational execution of strategic partnerships, alliances, co-marketing agreements and strategies leading to the generation of a steadily growing partnership and revenue base, globally.
John served 23 years in the United States Marine Corps and is an accomplished aviator and decorated combat veteran. He and his wife enjoy traveling abroad with their church, and when not traveling, you can find him re-building classic cars, reading military history, and engaging in conversations with leaders on the topic of protection of our nation's critical infrastructure.