Jason graduated from the Maryland Institute, College of Art with a bachelors's degree in Illustration. He then worked as a storyboard artist, assistant camera, and concept artist at a stop-motion animation studio called Wreckless Abandon Studios before moving to San Francisco, where he worked at the Academy of Art University managing a sound stage for Diane Baker as well as teaching courses in screenwriting and directing. He then went on to work as a production assistant in the post production office of the Disney film John Carter. He now works as a writer, director, and director of photography on various commercials, music videos, and independent films. He also works as a freelance concept artist on independent films, music videos, and commercials.