John has held key business development, operations, engineering, and executive roles at telecom service companies such as Level 3 Communications, MFS, and MCI. John was a co-founder of XO Communications where he was VP of Operations and Engineering, and later VP of International Network Development. John led dark fiber provider City Signal Communications in the position of President and CEO. John most recently served as Capture Director for specialty construction firm Henkels and McCoy, a leading DAS Integrator.
John also spent several years in television and video production services with PMTV, developing and managing complex video production projects including NCAA sports and corporate simulcasts and broadcasts.
John came aboard the Safer Buildings Coalition in April of 2017, with a focus on serving the SBC mission, solidifying member services and value, and establishing a strong operational and financial base as tools to meet the business demands of SBC’s mission.
John comes from a family with a tradition of first-responder service, with his grandfather, great uncle, brother, and son all serving in the Philadelphia Police department.