Jason has worked in the field of Information Technology for the past 14 years both as a Software Developer and Instructor. He recently led projects to develop, maintain and extend ASP.NET/C# applications that use Microsoft SQL Server for their database. Jason has extensive involvement in all aspects of the software development lifecycle from the initial design and planning phases to production rollout. Application areas include union management and administration, new media, retail and education. He is an excellent communicator and has taught introductory programming courses in VB and Java as well as on-the-job training for working professionals on how to better use Microsoft Office. His communication skills have proven invaluable in working on technology projects with people with varied backgrounds.