Jason grew up in Brevard County, graduating from Melbourne High. He played baseball at UCF and later in the Yankees, A’s and Blue Jays organizations. Jason was a teacher and baseball coach at both the high school and college levels for 15 years while also serving as a missionary and coach for the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Jason and his family have attended Georgianna since 2014. He is married to Jennifer who is also a native of Brevard County and graduate of Merritt Island High. They have 3 children - Sydney, Grant, and Rhett.