Jonathan Buckner is a Public Policy Manager for Lyft, Inc. In this role, he is responsible for promoting and monitoring all legislative matters concerning ridesharing for Lyft, Inc. in the southeastern United States. Jonathan previously served the people of Cook County as a senior staff member to Cook County Board President, Toni Preckwinkle. Jonathan has also represented the people of Cook County as an Assistant State’s Attorney.
Jonathan graduated from Georgia Southern University in 2006 with a Bachelor of Arts in history. From there he went on to earn a Juris Doctorate from The University of Tennessee in 2009.
In his spare time, Jonathan enjoys watching professional sports, television, and movies. He also enjoys to taking every opportunity to explore The City of Chicago, Cook County, and surrounding areas.