Jonathan grew up in Lapeer, Michigan, a small town of automotive workers and farmers north of Detroit. He graduated from Lapeer West High School and served a two year mission in southern California for his church. After the mission he attended Brigham Young University – Idaho receiving a Bachelor’s of Science. He then earned a Master’s in Health Policy and Administration from Washington State University. Upon completion of his studies, he joined Skagit Regional Health as an administrative fellow in 2014 and has held numerous positions since that time.
Jonathan is currently working as the Regional Director of Business Strategy and Operational Efficiency for Skagit Regional Health. He is responsible for strategic planning, business development, executive special projects and workforce management. His roles at Skagit Regional Health have provided opportunities to work on projects such as the Cascade Valley Hospital affiliation and implementing a new Da Vinci surgical robot for the operating room.
Jonathan has a passion for healthcare and a special place in his heart for Hospice services. His primary joy in life is spending time with his lovely wife Melissa and his four children: Lilly, Lylah, Hudson and Charlotte. Additionally, he loves to relax by camping, polishing a great pair of shoes, or learning about vintage watches.