John Butler

NBA Experience 4th Season
Born August 20, 1986 (Biloxi, Miss.)
Resides La Mesa, Calif.
High School San Diego (San Diego, Calif)
College Vanguard University

John Butler has officiated 162 regular-season games in four seasons as an NBA staff official. 

Butler officiated five seasons in the NBA G League and two seasons in the WNBA. In the NBA G League, he worked the playoffs from 2015-19 and the Finals in 2018 and 2019. 

Butler has four years of collegiate officiating experience in the Big West, West Coast and PacWest conferences. He also has three years of high school officiating experience in California.

His interests include traveling, visiting museums, reading, cooking, fitness, video games, collecting sneakers, movies, music and sports. 

Fun Facts

Favorite TV Show Suits
Favorite Movie Do the Right Thing
Favorite Musician Jay-Z
Favorite Book The Four Agreements
Favorite Meal Red Beans and Rice
Favorite App The Bible
Would Most Like To Visit Italy and Greece