Jonathan Read

Jonathan Read

Immediate Past-President. Chairman, Membership Committee

Jonathan was born and raised in Hampshire. A Chartered Engineer, he spent 20 years in the Royal Navy as a submarine weapon engineer. Since retiring from the Royal Navy in 2004 he has specialised in defence analysis and experimentation, using modelling and simulation techniques to understand requirements for future engineering systems. He joined the Rotary Club of Alresford in 2005 and is the organiser of the annual 10k road race and fun runs. Married to Clare for 24 years, they have one son, James. Collectively the family enjoy running, cycling, fishing, eating and drinking.