Jon is a native born Texan that spent childhood growing up in Oklahoma, Texas and Colorado. In his early years he visited Colorado and the moment he got here he was hooked promising himself that when he grew up, he would spend the rest of his life with a view of the Rocky Mountains. Jon is the son of a Marine, US Navy veteran and the father of an Airman in the Air Force. During his service he met his wife of now 24 years who is a local nurse at Pagosa Medical Center. They are parents to 4 children and recently became grandparents to their first grand baby.