Born and raised in Southern California (Del Mar), John studied biology and economics at UCSD and worked in microbiology before he started doing hair. After working at Cowboys and Angels, he decided to move to DPT and go through the cutting program. In 2012 he joined the Development staff as a Foundation instructor. He is inspired by design and architecture and is constantly amazed with nature and its diversity. John is always searching for new looks and trends in the media and how best to tailor a unique style for his clients. His specialties include two types of hair extensions.