former District Superintendent, East Ohio Conference
"Jon has the ability to carefully and thoroughly examine many aspects of every situation. He is careful to follow both the Scriptures and the Discipline."
Dr. Valerie Riedthaler
Impartial Hearing Officer, Akron Public Schools, UWF Deaconess
"Pastor Jon is truly a faithful servant of Jesus Christ. He surrenders to Jesus's love, follows wherever He calls, and trusts in Him completely... He is committed to knowing and being guided by the Holy Spirit."
Rev. Nathan Howe
Conference Relations Registrar, East Ohio Board of Ministry
"Jon has demonstrated creative and collaborative leadership, excellent understanding of the polity and processes of our denomination - including the ability to adapt those processes to be appropriate to changing circumstances - and a vital embodiment of deep faith and broad love."