When not teaching for SANS, Jonathan primarily works for the Canadian Government performing cyber security research work, in the areas of vulnerability management and automated remediation. He also performs consulting work. Jonathan holds a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, and is a licensed professional Engineer (P.Eng.). He also holds a master's degree in Information Security Management from the SANS Technology Institute. In his spare time, he sits on the board of directors for charities and his three daughters keep him very busy. When possible, he enjoys the outdoors, astronomy, and photography.