Since 1979, John has helped grow LEO A DALY's global healthcare practice to its No. 7 ranking by Modern Healthcare (2018). Although he leads the firm's Omaha healthcare market sector, his design influence extends across the country and beyond, as a mentor and as a grounded problem-solver. John's designs have contributed to successful healing environments for Nebraska Medicine, Creighton University, Cedars Sinai, the U.S. Department of Defense and the Veterans Health Administration. For 20 years, he led project management for a contract involving more than 500 tasks, among them the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit and the Hixson Lied Center for Clinical Excellence. John's expertise includes institutional knowledge of the healthcare industry, and of the impact of design on hospital function. His technical expertise in healthcare design is matched by his striving for greater communication between project partners, and with stakeholders.