Jonathan’s role: My job is to work with community members and fundholders to determine the best way for them to engage in philanthropy in our community. I also oversee the Foundation’s scholarship and fiscal sponsorship funds.
What Jonathan likes most about working at the Foundation: The best thing about my job is learning about the unique ways people choose to give back to their community.
What Jonathan did before: Prior to joining Austin Community Foundation, I worked as the manager of scholar services for the Hispanic Scholarship Fund. I managed several scholarship programs and helped expand HSFs support services to all scholars.
Jonathan’s favorite thing to do in Central Texas: I currently serve on several nonprofit boards, such as the Festival Beach Food Forest, the Austin Youth River Watch, Austin Earth Day. Additionally, I serve on the Zero Waste Commission for the City of Austin.