Paul Roos Gymnasium, Stellenbosch & Corpus Christi 2012
Current Place of Residence: Stellenbosch
University: Stellenbosch University
Current/Recent Course: Bachelor of Commerce Honours (Economics)
Other information: A Mandela Rhodes Scholar, Jonathan graduated Cum Laude in the Bachelor of Commerce (Law) in 2010. He is now in the final stages of his Honours year, focussing on Economics. Jonathan has been an active participant in the Stellenbosch University community, serving as Chairperson of the Stellenbosch Chapter of the United Nations Association of South Africa, on the executive committee of Habitat for Humanity, as current affairs editor of the University’s student newspaper, Die Matie, and now, as part of the Emerging Maties programme, mentors a group of eight first-year students to develop their leadership potential. For relaxation, Jonathan turns to sport – enjoying running, hockey, ultimate Frisbee and extensive hiking in the beautiful Western Cape.