Jonathan Barona

Donor Relations Officer
P 512-220-1132
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What Jonathan does at the Foundation
As the Special Projects Manager, Jonathan leads the Austin Community Foundations Special Projects and Fiscal Sponsorship Funds. He strives to provide exceptional service to fundholders and develop special projects and fiscal sponsorships to provide a significant impact in the central Texas community  

What Jonathan did before
Prior to joining the Austin Community Foundation Jonathan worked as the Manager of Scholar Services for the Hispanic Scholarship Fund.  Jonathan managed several scholarship programs and helped expand HSFs support services to all scholars.  

Giving Back
Jonathan currently serves on the board of the Festival Beach Food Forest.  The mission of the Festival Beach Food Forest is to grow edible forest gardens on public land to nourish, educate, and inspire.

Jonathan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing from The University of Central Florida.

Favorite Spot in Austin
Jonathan spends a considerable amount of time at the Festival Beach Food Forest located at 25 Waller st in East Austin.  He also spends time at Mary Moore Searight Park in South Austin and is often found playing volleyball at Moontower Saloon.