“A simple thing changed in my life, my identity wasn’t in my job anymore. It was now in Christ. I am a child of God.”
Jason is a father, husband, speaker, teacher and church leader with 20 years of professional broadcasting experience. For 17 years, Jason was a Senior Manager and Producer at ESPN. He has worked on shows such as SportsCenter, Monday Night Football, Mike and Mike in the Morning, Sunday NFL Countdown, College Gameday, College Basketball’s Final Four, MLB’s HR Derby and MLB’s All Star Game.
Jason is now the host and producer of the Sports Spectrum podcast where he interviews athletes, coaches, and other personalities on the intersection of sports and faith. He is also a contributor to the Sports Spectrum magazine and contributes articles daily to SportsSpectrum.com.
Jason has spoken to thousands of people at conferences, colleges, companies and churches. He’s a big advocate of social media, having built up large followings both for ESPN’s social feeds as well as his own personal brand. Jason is currently writing his first book, published by CORE Media due out in late 2017.
Pastors Casey Cariker and Daniel Buttram had the opportunity to have a conversation with Jason about his faith journey, challenges in growing their family, work as worship and what happening next.