Born in Norway, coming to the United States 2 years later in 1969, Jon has been a Colorado resident since 1974, growing up in Aurora and graduating from Smoky Hill High School in 1985. He served as a non-commissioned officer with the United States Army’s 82nd Airborne Division, received an Honorable Discharge, and returned to Colorado to pursue his education and begin a career in the real estate industry. Jon graduated from Metropolitan State University of Denver with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and earned a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Colorado at Denver. He earned his Real Estate Title Insurance license in 1991 working as a Business Development Specialist and Vice President of Sales and Real Estate Brokers license in 2013. Jon has been recognized as a 2016 RE/MAX 100% Club Awardee and 2015 & 2014 Denver Metro Realtors Excellence Awardee.