Jonathon Jones

Nonviolence Trainer

Jonathon grew up in Rochester and learned deeply about nonviolence in many forms while incarcerated, including becoming a trainer with the Alternatives to Violence project as well as learning and then teaching Nonviolent Communication through the Gandhi Institute. Since his return home, he has continued his study of nonviolence, completing a six-month course with the Metta Center for Nonviolence last rear. Jonathon teaches and speaks on nonviolence in a variety of community settings.

Check out his TEDx Talk: Lessons from Gandhi on the violence within all of us | Arun Gandhi and Jonathon Jones | TEDxAttica (Arun Gandhi, Jonathon Jones | TEDxAttica)