Jon Kidd

Tech Lit

Meet Jon

Journalism Class News:

I'm a graduate of Maroa-Forsyth. I spent time at Caterpillar and Tate and Lyle working in the IT department and later decided to get my business education certificate.

Years at MFHS

9 years


  • Bachelor’s degree in Management Information Systems from Millikin University
  • Business Education Certificate from Eastern Illinois University

Personal Background

Married to Chelsie Kidd and have four daughters, Karson, Kenley, Kolbie, and Kora. Proud graduate of Maroa-Forsyth in 1999. I have two state championship rings and four runner-up trophies as an assistant football coach at Maroa-Forsyth. I love long walks on Clinton Beach and once rescued a turtle from getting hit by a car. That turtle is now known as Leonardo.