John is passionate about customizing insurance solutions to help our clients achieve their goals. He is motivated by altruism and risk management techniques that protect people, businesses, and communities. His unique approach derives from 15 years of experience in the industry, including prior leadership roles with two Fortune 500 insurance companies.
Through relationships with local organizations, John serves to advocate innovative endeavors across Iowa. His affiliations include the Iowa Health Care Association, the Iowa Communications Alliance, the Iowa Association of Municipal Utilities, the Iowa Association of School Boards, and the Independent Insurance Agents of Iowa.
John has earned the Chartered Financial Consultant® designation for advanced financial planning from the American College of Financial Services. He also holds the prestigious Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter designation. John graduated Summa Cum Laude from the AACSB accredited business school at the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls, Iowa.
Why did you decide to join the Jester team?
I saw a group of professionals dedicated to being the absolute best at what they do. I wanted to be a part of a team striving to provide unmatched expertise to clients throughout our great state of Iowa.