Jonathan Alan is the Consul General at the U.S. Consulate General in Surabaya, Indonesia, where he leads a consulate team for the U.S. Mission in diplomatic engagements in the 12 provinces of eastern Indonesia.
Mr. Alan joined the Foreign Service in 2002, and prior to this assignment served in Washington, D.C. as Managing Director for the Consulting and Advanced Projects (CAP) directorate under the Office of Management Strategies & Solutions (M/SS). This is his second assignment in Indonesia, having previously served in Jakarta. Other overseas assignments include Tokyo, Japan; Casablanca, Morocco; and Islamabad, Pakistan.
Prior to joining the Foreign Service, Mr. Alan served as a Peace Corps volunteer in Paraguay and a Crisis Corps volunteer in Honduras. He also worked for a financial firm in New York City. He is a native of New Jersey who studied at Drew University and the American University in Washington DC. He is married with two young sons.