Jonz is excited to be returning to SSMT for a third year as a Designer and his 10th year with tech staff over all. His previous work with SSMT has been on The Music Man, The Pirates of Penzance, and Little Shop of Horrors. When not working for Shenandoah University as adjunct Faculty and Production Manager; Jonz freelances as a designer both on a professional and educational level. He designed and mounted Beauty and the Beast, The Elephant and 49steps this year at the Wakefield School in The Plains, Va. Professionally he has designed several parade floats for Toy Story:Disney On Ice, The Next American Band, two NYC Pride Floats for Target and Choice Hotels and several floats for service organization participating in the holiday parades. When not busy with work, Jonz spend his time with his family Mandy, Alex, and Elora.