Before joining Motley Fool Ventures, Jon was a writer and channel manager on The Motley Fool’s marketing team. As a marketer, he worked to reach a broader and more diverse population of potential members, and to guide them to service best suited to their needs. Prior to joining The Motley Fool, Jon worked as a Major Gift Fundraiser for the Need-Based Scholarship initiative at the University of Virginia, where he also helped start the Bicentennial Scholars Program.
Jon is a graduate of the University of Virginia and currently lives in Washington, DC with his dog, Gus. While not at Fool HQ, he can be found kayaking on the Potomac or hiking through the Shenandoah Mountains.