Jonathan Bishop celebrated 15 years at the Music Academy of the West in 2017 and has served in numerous roles within the Academy’s Institutional Advancement department throughout his tenure. Raised in the Santa Barbara area, Mr. Bishop has helped to guide the organization’s relationship-driven culture and has overseen all fundraising activities as the Academy’s Chief Philanthropic Officer since 2010. Jonathan Bishop and his wife Kym are raising a family of three children and all enjoy an active and healthy lifestyle.