Chapter Captain - Fort Collins
Birthplace: Galmi, Niger
United State Marine Corps Veteran
Operation Enduring Freedom 2008
Jonathan was born and raised in West Africa to parents who were serving as missionaries at the local hospital. Jonathan came to America when he was 14 and graduated high school here in Fort Collins, CO. In 2003 he joined the Marine Corps as an F/A-18C engine mechanic with VMFA-122Crusaders for six years and then as a power plants instructor at NATTC Pensacola for his last three years of service. Today Jonathan raises his two kids, 14 and 12, while taking classes for mechanical engineering at CSU. In his spare time, he plays volleyball and works out at one of our partner locations.
"Now that Health4Heroes has taken its place, my kids and I are able to participate in the hikes, fishing, bowling, and events that have brought all the veterans and first responders together. As a Marine veteran, I miss the banter and comradery that I had while active duty ,but I have found that here with Health4Heroes." - Stay Motivated