As a Secure Data Specialist, Jason's main focus is the administration of the PRDN virtual machines and the data his team stores. He's been in various forms of IT and telecom for the past 7-8 years now; first in cellular (Alltel/Verizon), then computer and mobile device sales/support (Apple). Transferring to SSRI in June, Jason spent the previous 5 years with the School of Nursing, first in desktop support then as the Systems Admin. A historian by trade, his former life and continuing hobby/ part-time consultant work is educating others on African American history and culture. Interestingly, Jason was a Colonial Williamsburg employee for 7 years, both reenacting history and teaching visitors about it. Being from eastern Virginia, Jason can’t help but be a football fan (RAIDER NATION 4 LIFE!!!). He also enjoys saltwater fishing.