Jason grew up on the water in Charleston and had a boat before a car at age 7. At a young age his father taught him how to fish, and he has been an avid inshore and offshore fisherman since.
He obtained his USCG 100 Ton Near Coastal Captains License in 1999, at 20 years old and has over 10,000 hours in on water experience. Jason graduated from the College of Charleston in 2002 with a degree in Corporate Communications. Before joining the Sea Fox team, he worked at Isle of Palms Marina, Tidal Wave Sports, Moran Tug Boat Company, and Union Marine. Jason has been at Sea Fox for 16 years in various roles and is currently the Director of Customer and Dealer Service. He and Ryan Balderson are childhood friends that grew up together and now build boats together. Jason has two dogs, Jasmine and Marley and lives in Murrells Inlet with his wife, Kristin. He enjoys traveling, snowboarding, and is a brown belt in Brazilian jiu jitsu.