John Tolsma is the founder and president of Knowledge Launch, an educational media company that creates learning and leadership programs across the globe. A graduate of the Harvard Law School and the Harvard Business School, Tolsma started his first multi-million dollar company straight out of school.

Recognized as one of Tennessee’s Top Forty Under Forty by Business Tennessee Magazine, Tolsma received the Pinnacle Visionary Award, which annually honors a young professional who represents leadership in business as a role model for other professionals. Tolsma and his wife, Lee Ann, live in Knoxville, Tennessee, with their three children. He teaches a large and growing Sunday School class and enjoys his involvement in many civic and community projects.