This season will be John’s fifth season as a Referee in the Huws Gray Alliance League. He previously spent 3 years on the Area FA Development scheme under the guidance of Gerald Davies. John was the match referee for the 2014 FAW Women’s Cup Final and the 2016 NEWFA Challenge Cup Final. He was appointed as Assistant Referee for the 2017 Welsh Premier League Cup Final between The New Saints and Barry Town as well as the 2018 Europa League play off between Cefn Druids and Cardiff Met University. In 2017, John achieved the UEFA Assistant Refereeing diploma at the UEFA Centre of Refereeing Excellence in Nyon, Switzerland. John currently works as a Primary School Teacher in Flintshire and graduated with a First-Class Honours Degree from Bangor University.