John has been a member of BABS since being introduced to Barbershop in 2008 by The Rivertones when he moved from London to Taunton, where he still lives. Since 2010 he has sung with The Great Western Chorus of Bristol where he has been Bass Section Manager, Operations Manager and, since 2017, Chairman. John has spent his whole working life in social care, primarily in the Charity sector working with the single homeless and rough sleepers. He currently works for Somerset County Council, co-ordinating their accommodation and support for 16 to 25 year olds.