John Mendes has been in the financial services industry since 1998 and is currently a Senior Partner, with Creative Financial Strategies. John attended Monmouth University earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business and Marketing, along with a minor in Psychology.
John holds certifications of CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, Chartered Advisor For Senior Living, Life Underwriter Training Council Fellow. He is also a Million Dollar Round Table member, Metlife Masters and Leaders Conference Qualifier (2010-2017).
John is also a frequent speaker on Financial Education, at local adult schools and colleges, throughout Monmouth and Ocean Counties. Through educating the general public on financial matters, he helps people address their financial obligations and concerns, and takes great pride in being an advocate for financial responsibility.
John currently resides in Toms River, NJ with his wife Krista, son Aiden, and daughter Mia. John enjoys playing golf and other outdoor activities and most importantly, spending quality time with his family.