Jonathan has been with the Ford Dorsey Program in International Policy Studies since November 2005. His responsibilities include academic administration, admissions, major events, student services, and advising. Previously he worked in international education and study abroad at the University of California, Santa Barbara and Iowa State University. His international study, work, and program leadership destinations include Australia, Mexico, Spain, and the United Kingdom. He holds a master's degree in educational leadership and policy studies, specializing in student development, from Iowa State University. Additionally, he completed his doctoral coursework at the University of Minnesota, which focused on higher education leadership, policy, and development for international educators. He enjoys music, hiking, camping, soccer, tennis, wine tasting, and traveling.