Jason is originally from Ohio, but moved to Minnesota when he was young and has lived there for most of his life. After graduating from North Park Theological Seminary in 2008, he accepted the call to become the pastor of Youth and Children at Karmel Covenant Church and served in that capacity for 11 years. In 2019 Jason became the Lead Pastor here at Karmel. Jason married Jackie is 2001 and they have four children. He enjoys anything outdoors and especially enjoys beating Kohl in pickleball.