John Guild is an attorney at the law firm of Lynn Pinker Cox & Hurst LLP who focuses on commercial disputes and appeals. He the product of public neighborhood schools and is a parent of a DISD student. He became active in public education through community efforts to improve his neighborhood elementary school. After immersing himself in the subject, he was hooked and committed himself to improving public education for all of the DISD’s more than 160,000 students. He has a BS in sociology from Oklahoma City University and earned his law degree from Duke University School of Law.