John A. Stratton

Principal, President, and Portfolio Manager

“I start each business day grateful that our investment decisions are based solely on what is best for the client.”

  • BS, California State University – Sacramento
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Chartered Financial Analyst

John joined BTR in 1993 and has been the firm’s President since 2008. He also serves as the firm’s Chief Compliance Officer. Prior to joining BTR, John was a senior executive at a large, privately-held forest products company, where he served in several capacities, including Chief Financial Officer and trustee and administrator of the company's employee benefit plans. John began his career as an auditor and systems consultant for a national accounting firm. 

John is an avid endurance athlete and has completed numerous ultra-distance running, cycling, and triathlon events.