John Hull is the founder and chairman of Hull & Associates, Inc., a project development and engineering firm focused on the environment, infrastructure and energy. Founded in Toledo in 1980, the firm has grown to more than 160 employees in eight offices in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Texas. John and his staff have been involved with Lake Erie and watershed restoration activities since the mid-1980s. John serves on the Ohio Governor-appointed Petroleum Underground Storage Tank Release Compensation Board (PUSTRCB), is a Trustee of Ohio Northern University, and is a recent member of The Nature Conservancy (Ohio) Board of Trustees. John is a registered Professional Engineer in 14 states and is recognized as a Board Certified Environmental Engineer by the American Academy of Environmental Engineers. He received a Master of Science in Civil Engineering degree from Stanford University and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Ohio Northern University.