John Konakci
John KonakciSocial Chair

John believes that driving is one of the most uniquely thrilling and satisfying activities of mankind. And he greatly enjoys sharing this passion with like-minded driving enthusiasts. Born in Montreal, Canada but raised in Turkey, John came to America to get a graduate degree and, as the saying goes, the rest is history. His life journey brought him to Texas more than 20 years ago. He loves living in Texas, being a Texan, and the way of life in the greatest state in the union. John’s professional background involves a variety of management positions at companies ranging from start-up to Fortune 500 organizations. John has a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and an M.B.A. from UNC-Chapel Hill. He is married to and deeply in love with his wife, Rachel.