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Jonathan Kleisner

Term: June 2010 – June 2016
NOLS Courses: 2006 Patagonia Backpacking and Fly-Fishing, 2008 Mt. Rainier

Jonathan KleisnerAfter running commodity hedge funds for two decades, Jonathan is a decorated HAZTAC EMT Rescuer for the Fire Department of New York City (FDNY) specializing in emergency rescue and treatment of patients in a 'Hot Zone' environment. His ambulance unit is among the busiest in the city and primarily serves the vibrant and diverse communities of the South Bronx.

When not on the ambulance, Jonathan can be found tending to his apiaries (beehives) at his farm in the Catskills and training as a member of FDNY's Triathlon Team— recently completing the Ironman France and the Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon in San Francisco.

Jonathan served as a member of the NOLS Advisory Council from 2008–2010 and as Co-Chair of the NOLS Advisory Council from 2010 to 2012.

Board of Trustees Profiles in Alphabetical Order …

James B. Barnes
Caroline B. Burnett
Susan E. Chamberlin

David W. Cohen
Isobel Coleman
Howard P. Colhoun
Joan K. Chitiea
Duncan N. Dayton
Jay Jacobs

Donald M. Kendall
Fred J. Kleisner

Jonathan Kleisner

Peter J. Levine
Douglas S. Luke

Homer L. Luther

Diana L. McCargo
Kurt M. Petersen

Cynthia A. Pierce
Marc B. Randolph

Monica Rimai
Michelle S. Sarti

Michael Schmertzler

Edward M. Schmults

Gene R. Tremblay
Katherine Gunness Williams
 
Patagonia Backpacking and Fly Fishing - Master the cast and then go after those Patagonian browns. Rio Baker
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