Jonathan is a third generation farmer who grew up on the family’s citrus orchard at Kenley, Victoria.
After completing a Bachelor of Chemical Engineering and Business, he began a career in mineral processing where he gained valuable experience in technical and operational roles.
Following a return to Kenley in 2012, Jonathan has been responsible for the family’s wholesale container citrus nursery. In the position of General Manager Nursery he has implemented systems and technology to improve product quality, reliability and efficiency.
Under Jonathan’s leadership the business has experienced a significant increase in production capacity.
The Chislett Farms Nursery is NIASA accredited and Member of the international society of citrus nurserymen.