John was born and raised in Salem, Va. He graduated from Glenvar High School, then continued his education by attending Virginia Western where he earned a degree in Business Management. He has also furthered his education with several mechanical classes specializing in small engine technology.
John worked at Norfolk Southern Railroad in the Roanoke Car Shop Department for 10 years where he was certified in welding/fabrication, then proceeded into management.
During the last four years of his employment with the Railroad, he started his own business’ “Specialized Saw and Mower, Inc.” and “Kings Hauling & Excavating, Inc.” in January of 1993.
John grew up working with small engines and has continued this career path most of his life. With over 25 years of experience, he is certainly one we can trust.
Since then, John has become an asset to our community. He has become a member of several prestigious clubs such as…
John has also received several Appreciation Awards for his Good Service and/or Good Humanity.