John is a 2019 graduate of Stevenson University's Film and Moving Image program in Owings Mills, MD and was certified as a commercial drone pilot in November 2019. He developed his film skills through team projects such as broadcast, documentary, and promotional short films. John independently directed, produced, and filmed the award-winning short film "Deaf Reach: Hope for Pakistan." He also is credited as the drone operator for the 2019 short films Reversal and "Bohemia." John enjoys international travel, which has taken him to Canada, Italy, Austria, France, Taiwan, Dubai, Oman, and Pakistan. He is bilingual in English and American Sign Language.