Jonathan Longcoy was born and raised in Connecticut. He enlisted in the Army just before his 23rd birthday as an Infantryman in the summer of 2012. He spent the majority of his five-year military career with the 82nd Airborne Division where he specialized as a Sniper in a Reconnaissance Platoon. Shortly after an honorable discharge in 2017, Jonathan enrolled at Fordham University as an Economics major. After he attended Fordham for one year, he transferred to the University of Pennsylvania, where he is currently a candidate for a Bachelor of Arts in the discipline of Philosophy, Politics, and Economics. Jon is also the Vice President of the Student Veterans Association at Penn, a member of the Ivy League Veterans Council, and Penn’s Ski Team.