Since joining Microsoft in 2010, Jonathan has led local outreach to municipal and county governments as well as Federal representatives throughout California and Hawaii. With almost 15 years of local, state, campaign, and private sector experience, Jonathan’s background includes serving as Chief of Staff for Vice Mayor Cindy Chavez of San Jose and as Legislative Aide to State Senator Byron Sher. Jonathan also has extensive grassroots organizing and election experience, serving on and managing campaigns for federal, state and local offices. Jonathan is a graduate of Haverford College and a life-long Bay Area resident.
This past weekend (October 25th and 26th) the Valley Transportation Authority’s Hack My Ride: VTA Transportation Idea Jam took place at the Tech Museum of Innovation in San Jose. Over 60 programmers, developers, artists, technologists, and data analysts pooled their collective brainpower with the end goal of bettering public transportation throughout our Silicon Valley communities. Teams spent the weekend collaborating […]