Chairman of the Board
As Chairman of the Board, John is responsible for guiding Anvil and ensuring we continually
follow our Mission and Operating Principles. John has served on Anvil’s Board of Directors
since 1997 and became Chairman in 2007.
John joined Anvil in 1971 and served as Anvil’s President from 2003-2009. He has extensive
experience in business management, engineering management, project management, and design
engineering, primarily for the petroleum refining industry. John led Anvil’s efforts to apply
computer technologies to all aspects of engineering, project management, and resource
John holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California at Davis. He also
attended the Program for Management Development at the Harvard Business School. He holds
Professional Mechanical Engineer licenses in the States of Washington and Alaska.