John M. Crossman is President of Crossman & Company, a regional commercial real estate company based in Orlando. One of John’s passions is helping college students and young professionals reach their potential by avoiding the most dangerous life choices that can cause them to ruin their careers. What John has seen, on a national level, is a need for additional training resources for the millennial group on core aspects of being a professional.
John is a nationally recognized writer and speaker to college students with regard to careers and success. John has guest lectured at over 17 Universities across the United States including but not limited to; the University of North Carolina, Florida State University, the University Mississippi, and the University of Miami. In addition, he has funded and participated in raising money for scholarships at over 30 universities.
John is in or a part of; the Florida State University College of Business hall of fame, University of Florida honoree alumni, Valencia Community College trustee appointed by Governor Rick Scott, and the Service Academy Nomination Board for 6 years where he was appointed by United States Senator Marco Rubio. He carries on his dads’ legacy and passion for protecting civil rights, encouraging diversity, preserving the justice system and raising awareness as well as funds in order to emphasize the importance of historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs).
Although John is a very busy man he makes sure to have time for his wife and two daughters. On his days off, you can often find him with his dog Pepper, running or eating sushi.