Born and raised in Michigan with his parents and four younger siblings, John graduated summa cum laude from the University of Notre Dame. While there, he studied political science and wrote an Honors Thesis in Italian. John enjoyed his work as a Research Assistant to Professor Paolo Carozza and as a Church, State & Society Fellow during the summer after his first year of law school. He is honored to return as an Assistant Rector to Stanford Hall, where he previously served as an undergraduate Resident Assistant. In his free time, John enjoys playing tennis, watching college football, airplane spotting, and studying history.