John Sons is the director of training and marketing strategies for Burlington Capital Properties, overseeing training and marketing for a diverse portfolio. He is active in NAA, serving on the NAAEI faculty as well as the Program Administration/Curriculum Committee. He has served on various NAA committees including operations, mental health, diversity and inclusion, and education and is an NAA Lyceum graduate. Sons speaks and trains for apartment associations around the country. He has more than 34 years of experience in the apartment industry. He began his career as an activities director and part-time leasing agent, while serving in the U.S. Air Force.