Jason is a graduate of Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agricultural Economics. He has worked as an Agricultural and Commercial Banker since 1996. Jason has volunteered on various local boards including the Bartholomew County 4-H Fair, Purdue University Cooperative Extension Service, and Trinity Lutheran High School. Jason has a small farming operation producing corn, soybeans, and hay. He and his wife, Laurie, have two children, Joshua and Jesse.