Jon is Visible City’s managing principal, and he calls on more than twenty years of experience working in the market and policy environment of urban America. He is an adjunct instructor of urban studies at the University of Minnesota and previously taught economics at the College of Saint Catherine. Jon is also invested in public decision making. From 2011-19 Jon served as a member of the Metropolitan Council, the regional governance body for the Minneapolis Saint Paul metropolitan area. Previously, Jon served two terms on the Saint Paul Planning Commission, where he was elected chair.