Jon is from southern Ohio and moved to the Russia area in 1968.
He is the former Director of Upper Valley Business Development Center in Piqua, Ohio, and later was the Director of the Wright State University - Lake Campus Business Enterprise Center.
Jon is currently the Owner/General Partner of Heffner and Associates, Ltd. and Ivy Communities of West Ohio, LLC. Heffner and Associates is a real estate development and management consulting company. His special interests include workforce development/training, financial analysis, business reorganization/expansion, and senior wellness programs.
Jon holds degrees in Political Science, Psychology, and Counseling/Therapy with post graduate work in Business Administration and Finance. He has been designated as a Certified Business Analyst by the U.S. Small Business Administration and the Ohio Department of Development.