Jason is a Pennsylvania native who graduated from Penn State University, where he majored in English and minored in Women’s Studies. He also earned graduate degrees in Creative Writing from Ohio University and WVU. In addition to working as the Assistant Director of Captioning and Interpreting, Jason is the author of two books of fiction, North to Lakeville and Hungry Town. Previously, he worked as a college English instructor for 9 years, and he is currently a lecturer in Leadership Studies. He is the Past-President of the Association of Transcribers and Speech-to-text Providers.