Congressional Debate Instructor
Jonathan Bar-On is a senior at the Bronx High School of Science where he serves as the current Captain and former Novice Director of the Congressional Debate team. Over the past three years, he has accumulated over a dozen bids to the Tournament of Champions and has been ranked in the top 20 nationally and 1st in New York State. He has championed the 2019 Princeton Classic, been the second place Presiding Officer at the 2019 Tournament of Champions, come third and finaled at the Villiger Invitational (2018, 2017), finaled at the 2019 Barkley Forum, finaled twice at the New York State Championships (2018, 2019) and semifinaled twice at Yale, the Sunvitational, Blue Key, Catholic Nationals, the Glenbrooks, and quarterfinaled at Harvard. Jonathan served as the student event head of Congressional Debate at the New York City Invitational. He can’t wait to give back to the debate community and join the Invicta Family!