John began serving at Holy Way in June 2019. He is a native Arizonan who grew up in the small farming town of Elfrida, about 25 miles north of Douglas. At the end of a 24-year police career, John began studying for ministry at Fuller Theological Seminary, where he earned a Master of Divinity degree. John also holds an AA degree in Police Science from Cochise College and a BS in Public Administration from the University of Arizona. John and his wife, Lou, are beginning but enthusiastic weavers. John has 3 sons and 4 grandsons, all of whom are in Tucson. He served as an Associate Pastor at Northminster Presbyterian Church here in Tucson for 12 years, and has been serving as Transitional Minister at First Presbyterian Church, Silver City NM for 3 years.