Bro. Jonathan was saved under the ministry of Dr. S.M. Davis in Lincoln, Illinois. He surrendered to preach under the ministry of Pastor Rick Dawson in Carterville, Illinois. In 2006, he moved to Benton, Arkansas, and attended and graduated from Blessed Hope Baptist College with a bachelor's degree in Theology.

Bro. Jonathan served as our Children’s Church Director from 2007-2014, and he began working as our Youth Pastor in July of 2016. In May of 2021, he began also serving as the Executive Pastor.

He married Emily, who has attended Victory her whole life, in 2012. They have four children: Mackenzie, Addison,  Abigail, and Clark.
Bro. Jonathan also holds a bachelors degree in finance from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and a masters degree in finance from Harvard University, and he works as a Financial Advisor with Edward Jones Investments.