Jon is a native of Northeast Ohio, and has spent his professional career helping organizations, both public and private, enhance their public images and further their strategic goals. He is Vice President of the strategic communications firm R Strategy Group where he specializes in media relations, crisis communications and political campaign consultation. Jon graduated cum laude from Cleveland State University with a bachelor’s degree in English Literature. He is an avid, if amateur, home cook, and he is fortunate to have a family with refined palates and significant patience. He lives in Cleveland Heights with his two children, two dogs, and an exceedingly kind wife.