B.A. (HONS), M.A.
Jonathan Hood is a former linebacker and top special teams player in the CFL. He has made a name for himself on the field as a hard-hitting relentless player, and off the field as a dynamic motivational speaker, passionate youth mentor, engaging university professor, and intense leadership coach. In 2012 he created the "Ahead of the Game Youth Mentoring Organization", whose mandate is to empower youth through mentorship. Ahead of the Game has positively re-engaged hundreds of young people with their schools, families, and communities.