John joined Acropolis in 2003 as a Portfolio Manager. He works directly with clients developing and implementing personal financial plans and investment strategies. In addition to investment management John also advises his clients on estate and tax planning, retirement planning, insurance and banking needs, and trust administration. Prior to Acropolis John worked for six years as a fixed-income research analyst at A.G. Edwards & Sons.
John earned his Bachelor’s degree from Yale University in 1994 and his Masters of Business Administration, with a concentration in finance and accounting, from Washington University in 2003. He earned his Certified Financial Planner (CFP®) designation in 2006.
Outside of work John serves on the finance committees of the Sheldon Arts Foundation and FOCUS Saint Louis. Previously, he served on the finance committee at New City School and on the young friends board at the Contemporary Art Museum. He is also active in the Yale Club of Saint Louis, previously serving as its President and Treasurer and currently directing its Alumni Schools Committee.
John is married with three children. He has lived in Saint Louis since 1998. In his spare time he enjoys watching his kids play sports. Growing up in Bozeman, Montana, John likes to visit family there and fly-fish as often as he can.