Jonathan comes to us from Woodside Bible Church in Royal Oak, Michigan, where he has served since November 2018. Prior to this, he worked as a consulting manager at Deloitte Consulting in New York City (2013-2018) and as a case worker, policy analyst and Director of Quality Assurance for the New York City Department of Homeless Services (2004-2013). In parallel with these positions, Jonathan served as Youth Pastor, English Ministries Pastor, and ultimately the Lead Pastor for Teaching and Administration at Hanmaum Baptist Church in Glen Cove, New York (2004-2016).
Jonathan holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology and Theology from the University of Notre Dame, a Master of Public Policy Degree from the New School, and a Master of Divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary. He was ordained in 2015 by the Metro New York Baptist Association and Hanmaum Baptist Church.
Jonathan is married to Michelle, and they have two daughters, Kate (age 3) and Clara (age 1).