John brings a couple of decades of business management/ownership and accounting/controller experience at both large (Lamb Weston) and medium-size companies, such as Basin Disposal. John has also been involved in the entrepreneurial ecosystem in the Tri-Cities and has owned a software company and he and his wife currently own a local and organic produce delivery business (LocalPumpkin.com)
He grew up in Pasco and graduated from East Washington University in Business.
In addition to work life, Mr Franklin, is involved at his church and is very activity with skiing, golfing, running, biking – all things active outdoors. He also loves to spend time with his family (5 children and 5 grand kids and counting).