As a life long resident of Macomb County, John is currently an engineering manager in the generation department at DTE Energy. In his almost 35 years with DTE John has held a variety of increasingly challenging positions. He received is BS in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan in 1982, followed his MS in mechanical engineering from U of M in 1985. He also received his professional engineering certification from state of Michigan in 1988. John is also a graduate of Leadership Macomb. He is married to wife Dianne and they have two children.