Co-Founder at Third Plateau

Jonathan is a co-founder at Third Plateau, where he works with nonprofits, foundations, and governments to drive meaningful social impact. Based in Sacramento, Jonathan's portfolio of work has strong anchors in the region but spans across the globe, helping social sector organizations and leaders think more boldly about what's possible in their communities and how to bring those ideas to fruition to create positive outcomes for people and the planet. Prior to starting Third Plateau, Jonathan held a wide range of jobs, including as a farmer, a butcher, and as a director of a Chicago-based nonprofit addressing hunger. He's a die-hard foodie, is passionate about where his food comes from, and wants to see stronger, more equitable, and more sustainable food systems become the norm for everyone.