Jonathan emigrated to the United States with his parents and siblings from Sussex, England in 1979. He graduated from New York University with a Bachelor of Science degree and qualified as a Certified Public Accountant in 1984. After serving several years in private practice, Jonathan now works as a Supply Chain Director for a Fortune 500 consumer products company called Jarden Corporation based in Rye, New York.
Jonathan has been active in the not for profit sector for many years. His volunteer work has included coordinating host families for Israeli Scouts (Tzofim) and teaching Modern Israel history at Temple Israel Center of White Plains. He is currently the Treasurer of the Hillels of Westchester.
Jonathan also enjoys writing letters to the editor on Jewish matters that concern him and has had his letters published in The Jewish Week, New York Times and Commentary Magazine. Jonathan lives in Harrison, New York and is married to Jennifer with two sons and two daughters.