BS Finance Auburn University
MBA Georgia State University
John has 25 years’ experience in investment management. In addition to his undergraduate and master’s degrees, John has earned the right to use the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, and has been a CFA charterholder since 1996. The CFA designation is globally recognized and attests to a charterholder's success in a rigorous and comprehensive study program in the field of investment management and research analysis. Before co-founding Naples Global Advisors, John served as a portfolio manager with Suntrust and Northern Trust and was the director of investments for the A.I. du Pont Trust in Jacksonville, Florida. He joined with Michael Morris to form Naples Capital Advisors in 2007 and now serves as a founding Principal and Chief Investment Officer of Naples Global Advisors.