John Fahey serves as the Chairperson of The Cobb Institute and as an Adjunct Philosophy Instructor at The University of La Verne. He is a graduate of the Starr-King School for Ministry, a member school of the Graduate Theological Union in Berkeley California and also studied philosophy and religion as an undergraduate student at Colgate University. John has held a number of counseling and leadership positions in a variety of nonprofit organizations, including Unitarian Universalist Congregations and various counseling centers. John is also a retired technology industry sales executive where he led sales and marketing teams for a number of technology companies managing fortune 100 companies. John has a passion for education and is a partner and President of Reading Ways, a company designed to ensure high-quality literacy instruction in all content areas for a school system. Reading Ways believes that all students should leave secondary school able to use reading and writing to participate effectively in society in a variety of roles, be it as a private individual, citizen, or employee. John and his wife Cyndy live in Claremont California and are the proud parents of four adult children.