Jon was born in Butler County, Pennsylvania. He graduated from American University’s School of International Service in 2015, majoring in international relations. While in D.C., Jon served as the College Youth in Government National President and the head of the American University International Relations Society. This past summer, he worked for Judge Nora Barry Fischer. Jon serves on the board of directors for the State YMCA of Pennsylvania, where he works to engage high school students in the political process.