Jonathan is a UK-qualified and chartered librarian, who has lived and worked in Almaty since 2008. He has more than 25 years’ experience of developing and managing government, public and school libraries and information services in the UK, Pakistan, Australia and Kazakhstan. He will now bring this extensive knowledge and experience to KIS, as he leads the establishment and development of library and information services at the new campus.

Jonathan is also an experienced English language teacher, International English Language Testing System (IELTS) examiner, and speaking tester for Cambridge English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL) exams.