John Green


John Green is a high energy, fiscally conscious and goal-driven executive. He approaches every business challenge with an intrinsic flair and determination to succeed. For more than 20 years, John has found himself at the confluence of finance, craft beverage, ag-tech, commercial real estate, and urban development in Grand Rapids, Mich.

He currently serves as executive chairman of Founders Brewing Company, among the fastest-growing, global craft beer brands, as well as leadership positions with Revolution Farms, Odyssey Media Group and Cirkul.

John has fostered community connections that have helped transform Grand Rapids into a vibrant destination for craft beverage, food culture and entrepreneurism by serving on the boards of the Grand Rapids Downtown Market, Grand Rapids Whitewater, Grand Valley State University Foundation and the Island School in Eleuthera, Bahamas.

John graduated from Indiana University with a degree in Economics.