John is a former U.S. Naval Flight Officer and EA-6B Prowler mission commander, and is proud to support his SEAL brothers-in-arms and their families via the Navy SEAL Foundation. Since leaving active duty, John has made a second career in professional sports. From 2004-2007, he was Senior Director, Labor Economics at Major League Baseball. From 2007-2010, he was the Assistant General Manager of the St. Louis Cardinals before spending the 2011 and 2012 seasons as the San Diego Padres' Vice President of Strategy & Business Analysis. In 2013, he joined the National Basketball Association, where he is currently Senior Vice President, Team Marketing & Business Operations. John earned a Bachelor of Science in political Science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Master of Business Administration from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business. John is also a former board member of the USO's San Diego Chapter. He resides in New York City.