Jason grew up in NC and is a graduate of Campbell University, Asbury Seminary, and holds a doctorate from Duke Divinity. He’s a former missionary in Russia, the co-founder of Trailside Games (a board game company), and the co-founder and former president of Exploit No More - which established aftercare for underage victims of human trafficking and sexual exploitation in Milwaukee. He has years of experience in community organizing, political advocacy, non-profit leadership, and public speaking. He loves to hike, watch the Tarheels, build stuff, ride his Harley, and work in his garden. He’s married and has 3 kids ages 16-5.