Before John started with Hero Fishing in January 2023, he was nominated & selected as a Hero for our annual Heroes on the Ice program, Lake Cascade. John serves as Secretary and leads our Idaho “Heroes on the Ice program”.
John has sacrificed his entire life for the betterment of the world. By serving over 24 years in the United States Navy as both enlisted and in the Officer ranks, he has affected 1000's if not 10,000 of thousands of leaders throughout the country. As a volunteer he served as Cubmaster, Scoutmaster, and Council Certified Fishing Instructor.
He molded the leaders of tomorrow through his love of fishing. Continuing his selfless service, John works as the Education Service Officer for the Idaho Army National Guard. Motivating Idaho soldiers to continue their education. For over 30+ years John has sacrificed for his country, community, and family.