John is a licensed broker and Realtor with Spyglass Realty. He has focused on residential real estate for more than a decade. His experience includes owning a local franchise for the largest home buyer in the United States, buying and selling multiple properties on a monthly basis. These roles have put him on both sides of deals hundreds of times; skills that translate to current clients, allowing them to reach their real estate goals: Whether moving in or out of a high-demand neighborhood, relocating to Austin or requiring assistance with a challenging sale. John served on the Board of Directors for the Austin Board of Realtors (ABOR). He has taught negotiation strategy and buying and selling techniques to the Austin real estate community and holds the Certified Negotiation Expert (CNE), Accredited Buyer Representative (ABR), Pricing Strategy Advisor (PSI) and Graduate, Realtor Institute (GRI) designations. Prior to focusing on real estate, John spent 16 years in communications and marketing positions for technology companies and public affairs organizations. He earned a BA in government from Georgetown University in Washington, DC. John is actively involved with the Meals on Wheels Groceries to Go program, SAFE and Austin Pets Alive. John grew up in Tucson, AZ and lives in Austin with his wife, son, daughter and a small fleet of pets.