John joined the Lake Area Technical College ag staff as an instructor in August of 2012. He’s been in the ag industry all of his life as he grew up on a farm north of Watertown where he still farms with his brother. After graduating from SDSU with a degree in Ag Business, he worked at Wilbur-Ellis in Summit as a sales/agronomist for five years. John is married to Brittany and has three children, Kaden, Carter, and Dalton. He enjoys working on his farm, buying and selling farm equipment, old tractors, tractor pulls, camping, and spending time with his family.