Meet John

 

John is the Operations Analyst at Yuma Investment Group. John began at YIG as an intern in 2018 and worked his way up to assisting with the technology in the office. John was born and raised in Yuma, AZ and graduated from Arizona Western College with an Associate’s Degree in Computer Science. Along with managing the technology at the office, John also assists clients with their Client Experience and helps on any technology issues our clients face. When he is not in the office, he is studying new technology, learning more about the financial industry, and staying active with his community.

 

Favorite Food:

Traditional Mexican

Best piece of financial advice received:

Start investing for your future as soon as you can.  It’s never too early or too late.

Favorite Quote:

“Remember kid, there’s heroes and there’s legends. Heroes get remembered, but legends never die. Follow your heart kid, and you’ll ever go wrong.”

Hidden Talent:

Highly competitive and best at backyard games like washers and cornhole.

Favorite TV Show:

Naruto

What motivates you:

To surpass my parents and succeed, as they have sacrificed a lot to give me a great life.

Favorite Holiday:

Christmas

Something on your bucket list:

Visit big tech companies like Tesla, Microsoft, or Apple to see how they produce their products.

Places you’d like to visit:

Japan, Germany, Sweden

Biggest accomplishment:

My Bachelor’s degree, once achieved.