JC was born and raised in France in a small village of 650 people east of Paris. He went to school in France and graduated with a Masters in Operation Management from the ISERPA in Angers. He studied in San Diego, CA in 1997 and served in the French Air Force, based in Paris, Air Force Headquarters. In 1999, he moved back to the US and graduated from University of Dallas with a Masters in Business Administration in Engineering and Technology. He moved to Oregon in 2002 and married Jennifer (Dallas, Oregon native). JC started work in the funeral profession in 2002 and became manager of several locations after a few months. After 15 years with Alderwoods and Service Corporation International, JC has joined Stonemor as the General Manager for the Salem and Roseburg areas that includes Restlawn Memorial Gardens and Mortuary, Farnstrom Mortuary, Keizer Chapel, Roseburg Memorial Gardens, Wilson Chapel, Sutherlin Chapel and Valley View. He serves on several advisory boards including Mount Hood Community College Funeral Service Education, Cemetery Association of Oregon, Portland Veterans Day Parade, Salvation Army Metro Division, as well as the Veterans and Family Center. He is the proud father of four children: Caden, Cole, Chamonix, and Chase.