John serves as the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and brings more than 25 years’ experience in Finance, Accounting and Operational roles in both healthcare and consumer products companies. He brings to Santa Rosa a history of C-Level leadership in developing and executing strategic plans leading to profitable growth both in mature and startup businesses.
Prior to joining Santa Rosa, John served as President and COO of The Little Clinic. John lead this company, which provided healthcare services through on-site retail clinics, from a regional startup with 6 clinics to a national provider with more than 100 clinics in 9 states. This success resulted in the sale of the company to Kroger Co. John has lead various multi-national companies to significant EBITDA growth for their equity sponsors through both acquisitions and organic means. His broad base of experience in all aspects of finance and operations allows him to work closely with all levels of a company to drive operational and financial organizational improvement.
John is an active member of Financial Executives International (FEI) including past President and Board Member of the Nashville Chapter. He holds a B.S. Degree in Accounting from SUNY Binghamton School of Management.