Chief Legal Officer & Director of Account Management
As Treasurer & Compliance Officer, John Witty works with the Finance, Operations, and Team Member Success teams. Prior to working at Advantage|ForbesBooks, John served as President and Founder of Med Advantage, a nationwide health company headquartered in Orlando, Florida. He sold the company in 2011 after 18 years working in the healthcare market. Prior to this, he was the Chief Operations Officer of AIIA, a Managed Care company. He also served as Vice President, Services for American International Health & Rehab, a member company of American International Group.
Born in Vicksburg, Mississippi, John graduated from Mississippi State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science, and the University of Maryland where he earned a Master’s and Doctoral degree in Education and Administration.
John serves as a Board Member for the World Affairs Council of Charleston, Board President of the Bach Society of Charleston, and as Vice Commander-Finance of the Charleston Commandery, Naval Order of the United States.
In the free time that Mr. Witty does have, he enjoys the great outdoors and running, having run seven marathons. He also enjoys golfing, although admits his game is a struggle. John loves to travel and has had the opportunity to travel extensively around the world and visited 53 countries.
“Working with the talented and dedicated Team at Advantage|ForbesBooks and the Members we support is exciting and makes every day fun,” he says. “I continue to Learn and Grow!”