Jon graduated from Brigham Young University in 2007 with a BA in Music in Sound Recording Technology. Upon graduation, Jon spent two years working in the country music industry in Nashville, TN before pivoting careers and commissioned as an officer in the U.S. Navy through OCS in 2010. As a Surface Warfare Officer he was first assigned as the Anti-submarine warfare officer onboard a guided-missile cruiser (USS ANZIO-CG 68) and later served as the command Training Officer and Public Affairs Officer onboard a guided-missile destroyer (USS GONZALEZ-DDG 66). In his final assignment, Jon served in a Foreign Area Officer role at the U.S. Embassy in Mexico City as a Military Liaison to the Mexican Navy. Jon is passionate about helping veterans and hopes to be a useful resource to transitioning veterans. Jon is currently pursuing an MBA at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business as a member of the class of 2018.