Jon is a cultural catalyst who helps mission-driven organizations make a positive impact on society. Over his career, he has coordinated regional and national initiatives that protect victims of abuse, promoted special needs education and created business opportunities for youth entrepreneurs in at-risk communities. Jon believes people do business with people they care about, and by practicing the Macklin Method, he has amplified his success and his ability to cultivate long-lasting relationships rooted in trust and empathy. He brings this passion and expertise to his role as a MM session leader. Jon graduated from Emporia State University and completed the Koch Associate Program for emerging leaders. He lives in Kansas City with his wife and daughter.