Jonathan joined the board of Engage with Age in 2013. Jonathan is a Chartered Civil Engineer, is a Fellow of the Institute of Civil Engineers and a Fellow of the Institute for the Advancement of Engineering. He was a Senior Partner with Kirk McClure Morton, and projects included the construction of Lanyon Place, the Waterfront Hall, the Odyssey/ SSE Arena, Castle Court Shopping Centre, and Michelin in Ballymena.
He is Chair of the Titanic Foundation and Chair of the Strand Arts Centre. His interests include the business aspect of charities, and charity ethos.