Jonathan has been the Director of Bands at Vines High School in the Dallas Metroplex since 2016. In addition to his duties leading the award-winning Viking Band, concert ensembles, and Jazz Band, he enjoys working with his feeder middle schools, Wilson and Haggard, weekly in their beginner classes and concert ensembles. Vines is a 9th and 10th grade campus in the Plano Senior High School cluster. He was recently selected as the 2020 Plano ISD Teacher of the Year.
Outside of Band, he enjoys exploring new cities and trying foods from other cultures with his friends. In his spare time, he serves as the Deacon of City Engagement at his home church.