Jon is a Research Forester with the U.S. Forest Service, Forest Inventory Analysis Program (FIA) in St Paul, MN. Jon is part of the Carbon Science Working Group within FIA, which aims to understand all things carbon-related within U.S. forests.


  • Forest ecology
  • climate change
  • community ecology
  • carbon cycling and dynamics
  • forest measurements


  • PhD, Forestry and Natural Resources, 2020

    Purdue University

  • BS, Biology, 2015

    Calvin College