President and Chief Compliance Officer
As one of the firm's Principals, John serves as President and Chief Compliance Officer. His responsibilities include strategic planning and growth strategies, management of day to day operations, supervision of firm employees, development and implementation of compliance policy, portfolio management, and service of the firm's Investment Committee.
Past Experience: Prior to MTM, John was an advisor with the investment advisory firm McHam Taylor & Co., and served as President of the Moore Family Office, Moore Capital, LLC. John was appointed by South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley as a Magistrate Judge for Spartanburg County, SC where he served for 7 years. John's judicial and private equity experience provide him with a unique operational, legal, and investment perspective that adds significant value to the advice given to our clients.
Background: John is a 2004 graduate of Wofford College with a B.A. in Government. He was named Wofford's Young Alumnus of the Year in 2016. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees for Spartanburg Methodist College, South Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities, Investment Advisory Committee for the Spartanburg County Foundation, and the President's Advisory Board of Wofford College. He previously served on the boards of Gibbs Cancer Center and Cancer Research Center at the University of South Carolina.
Personal: John and his wife Martha live in Spartanburg with their yellow lab Gill. He enjoys traveling, attending sporting events, spending time with family and friends, and giving back to the Spartanburg Community.