Media Arts and Sciences Director
Jon is a digital strategist with 30 years of natural resource public affairs, information, and education experience. He launched his career with the Indiana Department of Natural Resources where he directed public relations and education programs. Recognizing the importance of the Internet as a public engagement and communication tool, Jon pursued a master’s in informatics, focusing on the human dimensions of the design and use of information systems.
Though he currently focuses on web-based tools and solutions, Jon's approach to communication is decidedly multi-disciplinary, drawing on his diverse, on-the-ground experience and strategic methodology.
Jon holds a bachelor's degree in journalism with a minor in biology, and a master's degree in informatics - media arts and sciences from Indiana University.
"Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing."
- Theodore Roosevelt