Jon brings a multi-dimensional perspective to his collaboration with BII+E based on 10 years of policy, research, and public affairs experience in the think tank and non-profit sectors, government, and public policy consulting.
Jon has held civil service and political roles with the Ontario Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development, most recently as lead manager for development of a policy recognizing and supporting Ontario’s Indigenous-owned and controlled post-secondary education institutions.
Prior to joining government, Jon held policy, research, and government relations roles with Higher Education Strategy Associates, the Ontario Non-Profit Housing Association, and the Mowat Centre, where he served as Project Lead for the Employment Insurance Task Force.
Jon holds a B.A. and M.A. in political science from the University of Toronto.