John joined The New Home Company in June 2015 as Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining New Home, he served as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer of M.D.C. Holdings Inc. from 2012 to 2015. Prior to that, John was with Standard Pacific Corp. for fifteen years, serving as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Corporate Controller and Treasurer throughout his career. As a fairly recent publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange, John brings valuable experience in the public sector to New Home. Both M.D.C. Holdings and Standard Pacific are two large publicly traded homebuilders. Prior to Standard Pacific, John was an audit manager with the international accounting firm Arthur Andersen LLP. He is a CPA and holds a bachelor's degree in business economics with an emphasis in accounting from the University of California at Santa Barbara.