Jon Beckman is a second-year student at Cleveland-Marshall. He graduated from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania with a Master of Arts of Social Science/History and cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education in Social Studies with a concentration in History. While at Edinboro University, Jon was a member of the Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society. This year, Jon will compete at the John J. Gibbons National Criminal Procedure Moot Court Competition. Prior to law school, Jon was a high school teacher in Corry, Pennsylvania where he was also the Varsity Boys Soccer Coach. Jon was a member of the Pennsylvania Army National Guard. He served in Iraq as a combat medic with the 56th Stryker Brigade Combat Team in 2008-2009. Jon spent last summer clerking at the law firm of Quinn Busek Leemhuis Toohey & Kroto in Erie, Pennsylvania.