Jonah was raised in Missoula, Montana where he graduated from Hellgate High School in 2010.
He studied journalism and mass communication at Whitworth University, graduating in 2014. He also competed in varsity soccer during his four years at Whitworth. Upon graduation, he moved to Salt Lake City, Utah to work in the ski industry.
Jonah returned to Missoula to begin his legal studies at the University of Montana School of Law in 2015. During law school, he worked at the Montana Water Court. He also served as the Vice President of the law school’s Environmental Law Group, and Editor-in-Chief of the Public Land & Resources Law Review.
Following law school, he clerked for the Honorable Brian M. Morris, Federal District Court Judge for the District of Montana, Great Falls Division. He entered private practice with Garlington, Lohn & Robinson in the fall of 2019.
Outside of work, Jonah serves as an assistant coach to Hellgate High School’s varsity soccer program. He also enjoys skiing and running long distances in Montana’s mountains with his fiancé Sarah, and their chocolate lab Jackson.