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John is a founding partner of The Lewis Group and serves as the team’s family wealth director. He advocates client engagement and deep relationships within the group’s process is a necessary element to achieve long-term goals. John provides a consistent review process as well as extensive educational services through individual/family meetings, conference calls and unique events.
After graduating from Washington and Lee University with a bachelor's degree in history, he began his career in 1986 at Central Fidelity Bank in Lynchburg. John has vast experience in the financial services industry with prior tenure at Lehman Brother, UBS, SunTrust, and Morgan Stanley. John is also very active within the Richmond community. He is the former President of the Richmond Chapter W&L Alumni organization, former Chairman of Western Henrico Ducks Unlimited and past Board Member of Maymont and the Steward School. John currently serves on the Boards of the Faison School for Autism, Hospital Hospitality House and the Richmond Chapter W&L Advisory Board. He is also a member of the Virginia Council of CEO’s and is the Treasurer of Western Henrico Ducks Unlimited and Douglas Freeman Lacrosse Club. John recently was awarded BB&T Scott & Stringfellow’s John Sherman Leadership Award for his commitment to community service in the Richmond area. He has also been named to the 2016 Financial Times 400 Top Advisors.
John lives in Richmond with his wife, Libby, and their two sons, Porter and Warner. He enjoys spending time at the river, coaching youth basketball, being active in his children’s lacrosse careers and managing his family’s beef cattle farm.