When Jonathon (Jon) joined Surience Private Wealth as a Financial Advisor, he brought with him a varied background as an actuary, university professor, and research mathematician. Utilizing this skill set, he thrives on helping others better understand and navigate the complexities of wealth management. Communicating the complicated in a comprehensible way is one of Jon’s many strengths.
Jon earned a Ph.D. in Mathematics from Oregon State University along with both B.S. and M.S. degrees in Mathematics from Western Washington University. Over the last several years of his eighteen year academic career, he added to his research interest’s the modeling and forecasting of financial markets. It was during this time that he became fascinated with understanding how financial markets work.
Jon and his wife Emmelia live in Selah, Wa. and have been married for over 30 years. They have 9 children and 4 grandchildren (so far). They are very active in their church community and have spent many hours over the years listening to their children learn various musical instruments and participate in the Yakima Youth Symphony Orchestra. Whenever possible, they love to spend time outdoors in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.
B.S, M.S., Ph.D. Mathematics
Oregon State University
Western Washington University