Our  Team

John Simmons



John works with individuals and families to understand where they are right now and where they would like to be in the future. He helps them create a wealth management plan that incorporates retirement needs, financial planning, and appropriate investment allocations.


Before joining Shepherd Financial in 2017, John spent nearly 20 years in the financial services industry. He also spent 25 years in casualty insurance, specializing in underwriting, marketing, and management, ultimately becoming the president of Hoosier Insurance.


John and his wife, Wilma, have been married for 50 years. Born and raised in Kansas, they proudly support Jayhawk basketball. John enjoys spending time with friends and family, playing golf, reading, traveling, gardening, and volunteering at his church.