John is an experienced fly fisherman with almost 25 years of experience fishing the San Juan. Only in his second year guiding after retiring from the Army after 31 years, John has quickly become one of the premier guides on the river. His maturity and patience with clients always produces excellent results and he especially enjoys teaching kids to fish. John volunteers his free time helping disabled veterans thru various programs like Project Healing Waters and the Wounded Warrior Project. John is married with 3 daughters and four grandchildren.