Jonathan was born in St. Louis, Missouri. He moved to Branson, Missouri where he began to make poor decisions. With the power of Christ he was able to turn his life around. He enjoys spending time with the students and pouring into their lives.
Ozarks Teen Challenge provides at-risk teen boys ages 13-17 who have struggled with substance use disorder and other life-controlling issues with a 15-month comprehensive, holistic, Christ-centered residential program that is focused on their personal, social, academic, physical, and spiritual growth. Students journey through our five-phase comprehensive program that provides them with individual counseling and mentorship, a customized academic track, leadership training, life skills training, community service opportunities, physical fitness training, and outdoor skills development.