John attended the University of Michigan and graduated with a Mechanical Engineering Degree. He then spent over 5 years in the U.S. Navy as a commissioned officer in the Nuclear Powered Surface Warfare community. In addition to other combat systems related assignments in the Navy, he was the electrical distribution officer on-board the USS Enterprise, a nuclear powered aircraft carrier where he also was responsible for the supervision of the operation of a dual nuclear reactor plant complex. Shortly after leaving the Navy, he attended Boston College where he earned his MBA.
John helped to launch Waldron in 1992. During the past 25 years he has worked in various roles at Waldron, from mechanical engineer to lead mechanical engineer as well as project management responsibilities and corporate management responsibilities. He has been involved in power projects around the world from Indonesia and India to Peru and Honduras, as well as many in the U.S. He has been responsible for the management of the engineering, procurement and construction of several of Waldron’s largest Combined Heat and Power projects.
He enjoys cycling, golfing and spending time with his wife and daughters at the beach near their home in Kennebunk, Maine.