Jon Matterson was a former member of the Bravo Fleet Admiralty. Jon began writing with Bravo Fleet in 2003 and served from 2012 to 2019 on the Bravo Fleet Admiralty in a variety of positions including the Bravo Fleet Command Council, the Bravo Fleet Executive Officer, the Bravo Fleet Internet Officer, the Task Force 38 Commanding Officer, Task Force 72 Commanding Officer, and the Task Force 93 Commanding Officer. During his tenure in Bravo Fleet, Jon led development of canon efforts including the Bravo Fleet Map, the Raeyan Transit Corridor, the Epatha Gateway, the Inconnu Expanse, and the Gorn Crisis, as well as several governance overhauls including the creation of the Bravo Fleet Command Council.

Beyond Bravo Fleet, Jon is the author of the Bravo Fleet Management System (BFMS), a co-founder of Anodyne Productions, and the original author of SMS/Nova, and within Bravo Fleet, he formerly ran sims including the USS Enigma, Faltan Station, Bravo Fleet Command: Beta, Kartelan Station, and the USS Bellona.