You Want to Be a Lumber Trader? Career Tips from Our President
At AIFP, our traders come to us from a variety of different backgrounds. Some come to AIFP with years of experience as a trader. Others come to AIFP just follow… Learn More
John attended Southern Oregon University, two years at Oregon State University and received a BA in Finance in 1987.
He was with The Associates Finance Company from 1987 to 1989, Cascade Empire from 1989 to 2003, and AIFP from 2003 to the present.
John has been married to Mary Murphy since 1997 (till she kicks him out). His daughter Katie Murphy is currently getting her PhD in plant biology at UC Davis and he can’t wait till she can support him so he can do something important - like fishing and hunting.
We balance hard work and play. With exceptional employee retention and a people first approach, we keep our staff happy and engaged.