John Montandon, PKE ’99

John has published a new book, By His Own Blood, a true story which was released in March 2012.  The book has  been recognized with several literary awards, including winner of the 2012 International Book Awards for best non-fiction narrative, as well as awards from both the Los Angeles and New York Book Festivals.

The book chronicles the death of John’s father, “Doc” Montandon, who died of AIDS as a result of tainted blood. The narrative searches for answers that reveal the meaning of forgiveness and redemption. More information can be found at

John e is a successful business founder, publisher and owner of agricultural publications, online communications, and a radio network. He is a 1999 graduate of the Presidents and Key Executives MBA program at Pepperdine University’s Graziadio School of Business and Management.

John Montandon, PKE ’99
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  • August 29, 2012 at 11:11 AM

    Congratulations John,

    Enjoyed our time together in the PKE program! You have much to be proud of with this book! A wonderful insight into your family and what made you into the man you are.

    Congratulations again!

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