John Tynan

Professor John Tynan

Adjunct Instructor of Business and Finance
Office Location: Deane Hall

Office Hours
By appointment

Business and Finance

John Tynan is a Westmont College Adjunct Professor teaching Finance and Marketing.  

Tynan is also the president and founder of TynanGroup, Inc. leading one of the fastest growing companies in the nation, appearing at #58 on the Inc. Magazine 500 list.  John’s successes in business have catapulted his firm from one office in Santa Barbara, California, to offices nationwide with an international project base.

Prior to founding TynanGroup, John spent nearly a decade managing the construction of luxury resort and hotel projects for Hyatt Corporation.  As Vice-President of Planning and Construction, he successfully oversaw the entitlements, design management and construction of more than $2 billion in real estate development.

Well respected in his field, John is a frequent speaker with industry and trade publications as well as conventions, Fortune 500 corporate retreats and universities.   He sits on the University of Notre Dame Ireland Advisory Council and is an Irish American Magazine 100 top Irish-American businessman in the United States.

Education and Memberships

  • B.S. Civil Engineering, University of Illinois
  • MBA DePaul University, Chicago