Major: General Ministry
Hometown: Puyallup, WA
Previous School: Seattle Pacific University
College: Washburn is entering his first season playing with the Red Hawks. He is a transfer from Seattle Pacific University.
High School: Washburn was a four-year starter on Cascade Christian's basketball team. His athletic honors include being a three-time team MPV, three-time first team all-league selection, an all-state selection, and a state champion. He earned high honors all four years of high school.
Personal: Jonnie is the son of Jan and Frank Washburn. His hobbies include making music and listening to Justin Bieber. He wants to incorporate music into his future career.
Reason for coming to Simpson: "I came to Simpson for the Christian environment and to be able to play for a Christian coach and an upcoming basketball program."