John W. Tobin
John Tobin is Vice President, Development for the Harrington Discovery Institute. Previously, John served as the Executive Vice President of the American Endowment Foundation.
“Giving back and a life of service has had a powerful and sustained effect on who I am and how I approach my work with families.”
John is passionate about helping donors and their families discover the profound joy and fulfillment that comes from active personal philanthropy. Over the past 25 years, John has helped hundreds of individuals and families think through their questions around meaningful philanthropy and legacy.
A native Ohioan, John graduated from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio and earned a Master of Science in Management Information Systems from Case Western Reserve University, Weatherhead School of Management. John and his wife, Regina, 12 year-old twins, and a big friendly dog, Tucker, live in Hudson, Ohio.