John Lutkenhouse

Executive Senior Partner

Practice: Military Transition
Location: San Diego, CA

Mission-oriented and hardworking, John Lutkenhouse is passionate about helping like-minded military candidates transition to ideal civilian careers. A former Artillery Officer in the United States Marine Corps, he understands the skills and abilities that military members bring to the table and strives to pair them with opportunities that will allow them to leverage their backgrounds and experience.

John joined the Lucas Group team in 2001 and since that time has proven to be invaluable to the Military Practice Group. As Executive Senior Partner, he works with top-tier enlisted technicians and leaders to help them secure great civilian careers. John and his associates on the Military Transition team partner with employers of all sizes to fulfill their hiring needs with professional military talent. Throughout his tenure at Lucas Group, John has placed hundreds of candidates with Fortune 500 and emerging companies and has made President’s Club on multiple occasions.

John holds a B.A. in Political Science from UCLA and his military career spans more than 20 years, both active and reserve. He also has years of management experience with Pepsi Cola where he worked in operations and logistics prior to joining the Lucas team.