Senior Director, Shared Services Operations and Implementation World Vision
currently serves as the Senior Director of Shared Services at World Vision
International, a Christian non-profit helping poor children in nearly 100
countries. Established in Costa Rica in 2014, the SS team has grown to
over 150 people with additional primary offices in the Philippines and
Ghana. He began his career training in Naval ROTC at the University of
Kansas and spent the next 12 years serving as a Surface Warfare Officer on
active & reserve duty. After completing an MBA at UC Irvine, he
joined Beckman Coulter where he managed multiple teams in finance and IT for
over 8 years. He then led finance transformation at Experian for 4 years,
before being called to join WVI. He is a CMA, CFM, and lean six-sigma
his free time, John manages his own small business that provides parking &
transportation services to veterans; eats, drinks, and plays with his wife
& three daughters; and watches every second of Kansas men's basketball.
Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining John .