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Senior Generosity Consultant, Generis

Jon is a seasoned communicator, generosity strategist, and author. He has worked with some of the fastest growing churches and ministries in America. He has decades of experience partnering with dynamic leaders to raise millions of dollars towards everything from building expansions to dynamic outreach programs.

After 20 years of Pastoral ministry, Jon was called on to help Ministry Ventures scale across the nation in 2011.

As the CEO of Ministry Ventures, Jon led a team that simplified the “business side” of faith-based non-profits. Jon’s team saw the incredible opportunity in enhancing the effectiveness of causes and ministries in ways that any leader can implement easily and immediately. Their ministry impact grew from coaching 13 ministries in 2011 to 365 in 2016.

As a former Church Planter, Lead Pastor, Campus Ministry Director, and CEO of a large faith-based ministry, Jon has significant experience navigating the complexities of expansion and growth in ministries of all types and sizes.

Jon has a degree in Communications from Michigan State University and a Master’s in Theology from Reformed Theological Seminary. Jon and Beth have been married for 30 years and are raising three amazing kids in Atlanta.