President & CEO
John joined the human resources department of Saunders Yachtworks in 1999. Several years later, he became the vice president of yacht services, including the operations in Panama City, Fla., and Orange Beach, Ala. In 2008, John took on the role of president and CEO. In addition to a wide range of other daily tasks, his primary responsibility involves overseeing the daily functions of the customer service and sales departments. John is also the current president of the American Boatbuilders and Repairers Association (ABBRA) and past president of the Central Gulf Marine Trades Association (CGMTA). He is also a past board member for the Coastal Alabama Business Chamber and L’Arche Mobile, and he is a graduate of Leadership Mobile’s Class of 2000.