has quickly proven his
ability to lead information technology functions for organizations of all sizes.
He began his career at the business consulting firm, Andersen Consulting, in information security, then moved on to positions within the CIO organization at Arthur Andersen.
He then served as the head of Infrastructure at startup Transora to help build a B2B platform for the Consumer Packaged Goods industry.
then helped to strengthen IT operations and customer service for INCISENT Technologies during its growth to the number 4 fastest growing software company in the US in the 2008 Inc. 500 Rankings.
In 2008, Jon
decided to turn to the world of non-profits and bring efficient and effective use of technology to an organization with a strong mission, purpose and cause.
He currently serves as the Executive for IT at the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA).
is comprised of over 10,000 congregations and nearly five million members across the U.S., Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.
short time with the organization he
has many accomplishments that have helped the organization to become more efficient through the use of technology and allowing it to focus on delivering its mission to the world.
is currently driving a strategy that promotes an open and collaborative technology platform allowing for more seamless communication across the many parts of the organization as well as more efficient operations for the administrative portions for the ELCA churchwide organization.
Jon grew up in Southern and North-Central Wisconsin, and then moved to Chicago to receive his BS in Mathematics from DePaul University in 1996.
is still a passionate Green Bay Packers fan even after having lived in the Chicago area for over 18 years.
currently resides with his
wife Sara and dog Bonnie in west suburban Wheaton.
Jon is proud to be a member of The Men's Club and its Advisory Board, as it is quickly becoming a powerful networking organization that stresses personal relationships and also supports philanthropic causes.
values the connections that the organization can bring to him and its growing membership.
is always looking for ways to personally, and through his
network, assist others in achieving their personal, professional and charitable goals.