John Majors

Vice President

Mr. Majors joined Brinshore in 2019.  Prior to joining Brinshore, Mr. Majors was a Vice President at Purpose Built Communities, where he worked with local leaders in multiple cities around the country helping to implement a holistic community revitalization model designed to break the intergenerational cycle of poverty.  While at Purpose Built, Mr. Majors worked with the Brinshore team on a number of development projects, including the Highlander development in Omaha and the first phase of housing in the Wendell Phillips neighborhood of Kansas City, MO.

Before joining Purpose Built, Mr. Majors previously worked an Executive Vice-President for The Dawson Company, an Atlanta-based commercial real estate firm.  In that role, John led business development, community relations, and financial analysis for the firm’s development projects and investment management activities. While at Dawson, John worked on over $500 million of transformative urban real estate initiatives.

John currently serves on the board of Fearless Dialogues, a non-profit organization that facilitates conversations among community members.  In 2017, John earned a Masters in Religion in Public Life (MRPL) degree from the Candler School of Theology at Emory University.  John received a Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Harvard in 2000.  While at Harvard, John served as the Co-President of the African American Student Union and was named the first-ever Goldman Sachs Fellow at the school as well as a Junior Achievement Fellow during his time at Harvard. John received a Bachelor’s degree, magna cum laude, in Computer Science from Morehouse College in 1995.