John most recently served the University of New Mexico Foundation as President and CEO.
experience and vision provided leadership to the organization for its transition to providing all the fundraising activities for the University as well as managing and investing the assets of gifts received on its behalf.
John holds a bachelor's degree and an MBA from Texas A&M University.
He served in a number of executive positions at the Texas A&M Foundation and the Texas A&M Foundation Trust Company before being named chief executive officer at the UNM Foundation.
In addition, he served as interim president and chief administrative officer of the Texas A&M Foundation andin a number of management positions in industry prior to moving to higher education.
tenure at A&M, John
participated in two major campaigns which raised more than $1.5 billion.
also helped guide the A&M Foundation's growth from an institution with $70 million in total assets to a nationally recognized foundation with $1.3 billion in total assets.
He has more than 25 years of experience in this field.