John Blackmon joined Glen Eagle Advisors as a financial advisor in 2008 after working for Merrill Lynch for 37 years. John held various senior leadership positions at Merrill Lynch. Prior to Merrill Lynch John served as an active duty Army Officer for several years.
Previously, John served on the President’s Cabinet for The University of Alabama and the Commerce School’s Culverhouse Board of Visitors. In addition, the Business School Dean appointed him to a term overseeing the Faculty Enhancement Foundation.
John graduated from the University of Alabama with a B.S. degree in business and currently lives and works in Alabama.
John and his wife, Jenny have 3 children, 2 daughters and a son and 2 grandchildren. They are members of All Saints Episcopal Church in Birmingham where Jenny has served on the Vestry and was formerly the Senior Warden.