Dr. John Siburt is a social entrepreneur and community leader who serves as Chief Operating Officer at CitySquare, a human and community development corporation with a focus on economic and social justice at work in inner city Dallas, Texas. John is a voice for CitySquare as it tirelessly pursues its values of community, justice, faith, and stewardship.
Prior to joining CitySquare in August 2012, John served for nearly ten years as the preaching minister at the Richardson East Church of Christ, a faith community known for its commitment to those in poverty.
John earned three degrees from Abilene Christian University including a Bachelor of Arts in Christian Ministry (1996,) a Master of Divinity (1999,) and Doctor of Ministry (2005.) He also earned a Graduate Certificate in Conflict Mediation (2005) from ACU and did some post-graduate work in pastoral theology at Texas Christian University. John completed the Certificate in Nonprofit Leadership offered jointly by the Center for Nonprofit Management and Southern Methodist University (2012).