John P. Hinton

Big Wave Group Board Director & Construction Lead

John Hinton is the retired Chief Financial Officer of DeMattei Construction, bringing 45+ years of experience in construction and operations management expertise to the Big Wave Board, Leadership and Finance teams. DeMattei is one of the leading custom homes and commercial construction companies in the Bay Area, focusing on enduring quality, style and craftsmanship, which is a focus that John brings to the Big Wave project.

John’s early career and accounting background — including his non-profit consulting work through the Stanford Graduate School of Business alumni consulting team — complements his vast knowledge of construction contracting and financial management best practices, enabling him to work closely with key third-party entities involved in the Big Wave Project.

John graduated from Arizona State University with a BS in marketing and statistics and earned an MBA in finance and statistics from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business. John and his wife Jenn are excited for their daughter Jane to live at Big Wave.

John P. Hinton, Big Wave Group Board Director & Construction Lead