Chairman of the Board
On October 1, 1968, John, with the help of his wife, Dolores, founded Kingery Printing Company in a rented building on the courthouse square in Effingham, Illinois. Over the following years John directed the growth of the Company to nearly 200 employees. Since retiring from day-to-day activities at Kingery Printing Company, he continues to provide direction to its Board of Directors. For the past 7 years John has served as Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Board of St. Anthony Hospital, in Effingham, and remains active in community projects.