Jonathan is the definition of what a gentleman should be: gentle, kind, talented, chivalrous, and honorable. He works as a research assistant and a sales associate at the Cornell store while pursuing a double major in Economics and Math. Jonathan constantly challenges himself to various ideas and knows how to make any person feel valued. Additionally, he is an extremely talented piano player and violinist who understands the importance of sharing his gifts -be it at church or at dances for the elderly. Finally, Jonathan believes in others, especially when they are going through trials. For these reasons and many more, Jonathan deserves to be the NeW Gentleman of the Year.