Jon Mesko

Professional Volleyball Player

Local Board Member, Los Angeles

After being raised in Northern Michigan with 8 brothers and sisters, Jon moved to the beaches of Southern California to pursue his dream of playing professional beach volleyball.  Along with achieving that dream, Jon has spent a decade in the corporate world in sales and business development, and another decade as an entrepreneur.

Along with closing 100+ real estate investments, He organically grew one of his companies to a team of 700 and annual sales of $20M.  His core principles of leading with integrity and hard work, team building, and doing good have also contributed to the success of his projects. He is especially grateful to have had several key coaches/mentors that had immeasurable impacts on his life.

Jon was born in Michigan and is a commercial pilot, 1995 Junior National Downhill Mountain Bike Champion, and world traveler. He plays professional beach volleyball and in line with his desire to serve others, volunteers for organizations such as St Margaret's Center, 1736 Family Crisis Center, Junior Achievement of Southern California, and PS I Love You Foundation. He lives in Hermosa Beach, California with his son, Logan.

Jon's Why: 

"Positive Coaching Alliance is perfectly aligned with my personal mission and vision.  My favorite thing to do is to help kids connect with positive mentors and role models who will teach them invaluable social, emotional, and life skills. My entire life has been a passionate pursuit of sports and competition at the highest levels, so it's a natural choice for me to help kids through sports."

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