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John Nissen

John Nissen

Associate Principal

What year did you start working at JAMA?
The first go around – 1986. The second go around – 2020

Where are you from?
Born in Salt Lake City, grew up in a bunch of different places

What is your educational background?
B.S. Architectural Engineering, Cal Poly – San Luis Obispo

What are your hobbies?
Golf

Do you have a favorite sport or athlete?
St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Kings

What is your favorite movie?
All Westerns – notably Rio Bravo

As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
Oddly enough, an engineer

If you won the lottery, what would you do with the money?
Make sure the extended family is taken care of – then travel

What is your favorite vacation spot?
Lake Chelan, WA

Who is your hero?
My Dad. WWII medic who made sure that my brothers and I had the opportunities in life that he never had.