More About John

He is also passionate about helping leaders expand their leadership capacity, effectiveness, and influence by increasing their emotional intelligence and growing in transformational leadership competencies.  

Before ABOGE Coaching and Consulting: John served as a chaplain in the United States Air Force from 2002 to 2011. His leadership training and development as a military officer helped spark his passion to help people and organizations grow through strong, visionary leadership. Military commanders sought him out as a trusted advisor and confidant. His Air Force career included assignments in Utah, South Korea, California, Iraq, and Afghanistan.  He is a Lead Navigator with AUXANO Church Consulting Firm. He also currently serves as the Senior Staff Pastor at Liberty Church in Fairfield, CA where he oversees the staff and provides strategic leadership.  

Education and Expertise: He graduated from the University of Central Arkansas (B.S. Sociology), Memphis Theological Seminary (M.Div.), and is completing his doctorate in transformational leadership at Gateway Seminary.  

After Work Hours: John enjoys reading, fishing, and spending time with his beautiful wife of 4 years and their 3-year-old daughter.