Director, Athletics Operations, Horizon Performance
Jason is the Director of Athletics Operations for Horizon Performance and Director of UK Athletics’ Impact Leadership Program. Prior to Horizon, Jason served a twenty-year career in the U.S. Army as an Apache helicopter pilot, including combat tours in both Iraq and Afghanistan.
Jason attended the University of Kentucky and the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business, where he obtained his MBA in Finance and Public Policy. He subsequently served two years in the United States Military Academy’s Department of Social Sciences as an Associate Professor of Economics. He has designed and led deliberate, progressive leadership programs for elite athletics programs, military commissioning sources, and university scholar programs. Jason has earned a reputation for helping staffs build winning cultures through character-based selection and whole person development. He lives in Lexington, Kentucky with his wife and two sons.