Jason joined the Board of Whatcom Land Trust in 2021. He currently serves as Program Director at Washington Water Trust, where has worked since 2013, overseeing the western Washington WWT program to restore flow and develop sustainable water management strategies. He is leading efforts to develop new instream flow tools including recycled water source substitution, natural system storage restoration, watershed services and low water use crops.He has more than 25 years of public interest experience, including work with the Trout Unlimited-Washington Water Project, California League of California Voters, Friends of the River, and a graduate project studying the social impacts of small dam removal on the Sprague River in Klamath County, Oregon. He has served on the Wenatchee Parks Advisory Board, founded the North Portland Tool Library and serves as Treasurer with North Portland Community Works. He received a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California at Santa Barbara and an M.S. in Water Resource Policy and Management from Oregon State University. He enjoys snow-shoeing, trail running, fly-fishing, sea-kayaking, his annual backpack trip with his daughter and adventuring with his family.