Jon Lemich handles external partnerships, federal and foundation grantseeking research, and industry sponsor relations for NASN. He handles grant application logistics, deliverables tracking, reporting, and outcome evaluation for NASN's grants, sponsorships and cooperative agreements. He also helps with on other development initiatives including individual fundraising.
Jon's education is in educational sociology (MA) and counseling (BS). He worked as a certified teacher, crisis counselor, and suicide intervention trainer before coming to NASN. He enjoys working at NASN because it allows him to pursue his professional interests in nonprofit management, mental health advocacy, suicide prevention, and reducing structural disparities in educational outcomes.