Jason joined the U.S. Navy out of high school, and after electronic and nuclear physics training, was flown off to Norfolk, VA to be a reactor operator on the USS Phoenix fast-attack submarine. Jason was involved in the design and subsequent production transfer to Singapore of the world’s first 10,000 RPM hard drive. At a large medical device manufacturer he automated most of their North American operations. Jason ran his own business, and was the President and Robot Overlord at Jamarac Automation for almost 10 years, before coming on board with R&D in 2019. He currently resides just out of Range, WI with his wife and 4 children.