Jonathan runs the award-winning THRIVE Accelerator program at SVG Ventures in Silicon Valley, which was named Most Valuable Agrifood Tech Accelerator at the 2019 AgFunder awards. At THRIVE, Jonathan empowers, supports and invests in early-stage, growth-driven startups that are using technology to advance the future of food and agriculture. Previously, Jonathanled International Partnerships growth at Silicon Valley Forum, focusing on partner acquisition, business development, and the execution of the Seeds of Our Future AgTech conference. Prior to that he did due diligence and deal sourcing on seed stage consumer software companies for CoVenture and co-founded a few startups. In 2019, Jonathan was selected as part of the 2019 AgGrad 30 Under 30 class and is a member of the NationSwell Council, an invite-only cross-sector community of service-minded leaders and innovators who are tackling the nation’s most critical issues. Jonathan has a BA in History from Rice University and an MBA from the Johnson School at Cornell University.