-1978 Graduate Poplar Bluff High School
-1982 Graduate Southeast Mo. State University, B.S. Degree Psychology
-1986 Graduate Washington University, School of Dental Medicine, St. Louis

Dr John has held various Scouting positions in Southeast Missouri at the council level culminating in his receipt of the Silver Beaver Award. Dr. John has also been active in his community serving as chairman of Ducks Unlimited, Past President of Poplar Buff Rotary Club where he received a Paul Harris fellowship and has served on the board of trustees at the First Methodist Church where he is a member.  He has served on the Poplar Bluff High School academic foundation, and the board of directors at Union Planters Bank.  Dr. John is currently serving on the Board of Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. Dr. John currently holds an associate fellowship from the World Clinical Laser Institute.  Dr. John performs all aspects of general dentistry including endodontics (root canals), oral surgery (wisdom teeth as well), minimally invasive periodontal surgery (gum surgery), orthodontics including invisilign and laser dentistry for minimally invasive surgeries and restorative fillings.  Dr John’s Hobbies and interests include: Farming, sporting clays, reloading, hunting, golf, woodworking, camping, scuba diving, and photography.  Dr. John lives on the family farm with his wife, Grace, an attorney in Poplar Bluff.  He has two children, Katie who lives in Springfield, Mo.  and Rachael, who is a hygienist at Dental Arts.

Positions Dr. John has held:
Chairman Ducks Unlimited
President Poplar Bluff Rotary Club (Paul Harris Fellowship Award)
Chairman Friends of Scouting
Chairman Cherokee District SEMO/ Boy Scouts Council
Chairman Sioux District St. Louis Council (Award of Merit and Silver Beaver Award)
Chairman Board of Trustees First United Methodist Church
Board of Directors Union Planters Bank
Currently serving on Board of Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center
Associate Fellowship World Clinical Laser Institute