Chairman and Managing Partner
John Nestor joined Kirtland in 1986. Prior to joining Kirtland, John spent 17 years at Continental Illinois Bank in a variety of lending positions.
John serves as trustee of the Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation and as vice chairman of the Deaconess Community Foundation. John is the former chairman of the Cleveland Foodbank Board of Trustees.
A graduate of Georgetown University, John also holds an MBA from the University of Notre Dame and an MA in Urban Studies from Loyola University in Chicago.