Mr. John Pruitt joined McPherson & Jacobson in 2016, He has worked for the past 35 years as a human resource consultant. His clients included some of the most well-known major corporations in the United States, as well as numerous school districts and government municipalities.
John was a development manager for the Prudential Insurance Company and a western regional supervisor for the Phoenix Companies. His duties and responsibilities were to recruit and develop sales personnel. John’s management style yielded 9 members of his team achieving the title of Rookie of the Year.
When John’s daughter and son left private education to attend a public high school, he noticed a deficiency in preparing students to meet future challenges. John became involved in his local school district and eventually won a seat on the school board. During his tenure on the school board, API (aptitude performance index) scores significantly increased to unprecedented levels; and a 2.0 GPA high school graduation requirement was established.
MS Human Relations and Management, Abilene Christian University, Dallas, Texas
BA Psychology and Sociology, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee.