LEVEL I USAT CERTIFIED RACE DIRECTOR
As an active member of the West Michigan triathlon community since 2012, Jon is focused on ensuring that all participants and spectators have a top-notch race experience, be it their first event or hundredth. Jon’s first race was The Grand Rapids Triathlon in 2012 and he has done every triathlon distance from sprint to ultra, in addition to numerable running races and marathons.
Jon supported the Michigan race community prior to event directing through his endurance apparel company, Drivn Threads, with race designs and promotional work. As a small business owner and Ada resident, Jon is serving his second term on the Ada Business Association Board of Directors, is the committe chair for Ada’s holiday event, Tinsel, Treats & Trolleys and is also on the Mary Free Bed YMCA Advisory Board.
In his spare time, you can find Jon coaching on the soccer field. He is going into his 21st season coaching his sons in club soccer. He and his wife Amanda, also a retired ultra-distance triathlete, reside in Ada with their 5 kids, 2 dogs & 1 cat.