A graduate of Loyola University of the South and MBA graduate of Tulane University, John entered the insurance industry in 1991 after a 6-year career as a commercial lending officer with two prominent New Orleans banks. He is a licensed insurance professional who joined Eagan Insurance in 1994 and was named Vice President in 1996. He earned the Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) designation and is proficient in insurance sales and account service for large, complex commercial risks and numerous public entities.
John has participated in numerous insurance education programs sponsored by the Independent Insurance Agents of Louisiana, Greater New Orleans Barge Fleeting Association and American Waterway Operators, in both New Orleans and London.
John is an alumnus of Delta Kappa Epsilon Fraternity, past president of the Pre-Dental Society at Loyola University, past president, board member and volunteer coach and travel team manager of the Carrollton Soccer Association. He is an active member of the Delta Chapter of the Coastal Conservation Association and serves on the chapter’s Banquet Committee. He is also a member of Southern Yacht Club, Bay Waveland Yacht Club, of Le Krewe D’Etat and numerous other carnival organizations.
He is an active alumnus of De La Salle High School and organizes the annual class reunion and fishing rodeo. He was honored as De La Salle Alumnus of the Year for 2014. John was also chosen as one of New Orleans CityBusiness’ “Top 50 Money Makers of 2014″
He and enjoys hunting, fishing, sailing, golf and soccer. He and his two children live in Metairie and maintain a secondary residence in Waveland, Mississippi.