John McNair

John McNair has been training in Order of Isshin-Ryu Karate for over 15 years under the tutelage of Isshinryu Hall of Famer Sensei Dan Popp. John’s journey to the coveted shodan rank (first degree black belt) has been a long one due to demanding work and family priorities. John’s training philosophy involved equal focus on the three pillars of martial arts: Mind, Body, and Spirit- with equal focus given to all three.

Professionally, John has spent his entire career in the financial services industry and is currently the President/CEO of The Community Bankers Association of Georgia (