Born and raised in Northern Kentucky, John Franzen attended school in Campbell County.
He served in the Marine Corps for almost ten years and completed multiple combat tours, operating in Iraq, Afghanistan, Kyrgyzstan, and the Pacific.
Based in Southern California for the majority of his service, John spent time working with investment properties and flipping homes in San Diego. He moved home to pursue his bachelor’s degree in Aeronautical Science at Eastern Kentucky University.
John’s professional work includes working in e-commerce, anti-fraud, and sales for online companies. He has also worked with private security entities and has enjoyed being an instructor for organizations such as American Red Cross, American Health Institute, and being the Program Director for the YMCA.
John currently lives in Northern Kentucky with his wife, Abigail and two sons, Ryder and Otto.