Jon is a Cedar Rapids native who obtained a BA in Communication Studies while attending Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. Aside from his studies, he also earned four varsity letters as a relief pitcher/spot starter for the Norse baseball team, serving as co-captain his senior season. Following his college experience, Jonathan spent a year in New Zealand bartending and enjoying the Kiwi lifestyle.
Jon is married and has 3 children. Jon is a huge sports fan and avid Iowa Hawkeyes supporter. He enjoys staying active athletically and playing golf. Jon appreciates music of all kinds and is competent on drums and piano. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his family.