Originally from Columbus GA, Jon received a BFA in Photography from the Savannah College of Art and Design. 

In 2013, Jon co-founded Legendary Children Atlanta, an artist collective celebrating drag and queer art in the southeast. LC continues to throw successful art events and parties in Atlanta and was voted Best Local Art in a 2014 issue of Fenuxe Magazine.

In 2015, Jon created Wussy Mag, an Atlanta-based publication focusing on queer issues in the Southeast. That year, Creative Loafing named Wussy the "Best New Arts & Culture Website" in their annual Best Of issue.