Jonathan has worked in the Federal Public Service for over 25 years. As a Manager, Jonathan excels at staff development, acting as lead on numerous training and mentoring initiatives within his division. He has spent many years as a Minor Hockey Coach. His coaching certification includes training in Gender Identity and Gender Expression and a suite of courses from the Respect in Sport initiative. Both of which are designed to teach leaders how to model values of respect, inclusion and understanding to youth in sport. Jonathan resides in Kitchener. He is married and father to 2 teenagers, and 2 dogs, Zoey and Bear.