Jonathan McGee is a social engineer, digital strategist, and external affairs professional with over six years of non-profit, public sector, and higher education experience. He recently launched a political incubator, The Global Organization for Applied Political Leadership, aimed at cultivating diverse political talent underrepresented in politics, policy, and government. He currently serves as a Consultant for The Chicago Community Trust, the third largest regional foundation in the nation, where he leads civic engagement and social capital initiatives in Chicago’s neighborhoods most impacted by poverty and violence.As former Senior Marketing Director at the Graduate School of Political Management, Jonathan oversaw the development and execution of the marketing/recruitment strategy for the first and foremost school of applied politics, legislative affairs, strategic public relations, and global advocacy. Previously, he served as a Legislative Assistant for U.S Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX). His legislative portfolio included Agriculture, Energy, Education, Telecommunications, Science, Space, and Technology.