The Sports Financial Advisors Association Conference is a place that brings together the best minds in sport and finance! In that vein, we are excited to announce John Skelton, former Quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals will be joining us as a speaker.
John Skelton was born and raised in El Paso, TX where he excelled in football, basketball, and baseball. John would go on to earn a football scholarship from Fordham University in the Bronx, NY. As a three year starting Quarterback and team captain for the Rams, the Business Administration Major was the 5th Round Pick of the Arizona Cardinals in the 2010 NFL Draft.
John would go on to start 16 games over a three year career with the Cardinals; he also had brief stints with the Cincinnati Bengals, San Francisco 49ers, Tennessee Titans, and Montreal Allouettes of the CFL before retiring from football in 2015.
Setting up permanent roots in Tempe, AZ where he lives with his young son Jonah; John is currently engaged in his second career as a Licensed Property & Casualty Producer for Brown & Brown Insurance of Phoenix in which he assists Large Companies with all their commercial insurance needs.