John grew up in the Cupertino CA and received his B.S. in Chemistry from U.C. Berkeley. After spending over a decade as a serial entrepreneur in the Silicon Valley, he moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in education. He is currently teaching math at Synergy Quantum Academy, a charter school in South Los Angeles. Having taught elementary school in Beijing, middle school and high school in Budapest, and high school throughout California, John plans on pursuing an Ed.D. in the near future.