John was born and raised in St. Louis, MO. He graduated from Central Visual and Performing Arts High School and trained under the direction of Lee Nolting and Alicia Graf Mac at Center Of Creative Arts. John has worked in residency with Paul Taylor, River North, Pilobolus, Complexions ballet, Alvin Ailey and Camille A Brown. In May of 2016 John received his B.F.A in Dance from the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He’s performed with the St. Louis Black Repertory Theater and most recently Wylliams/ Henry Contemporary Dance Company.