(Jason and Tara with Jeff Corwin @ Peoria Civic Center 2008)
Graduate of Bradley University and masters degree from Saint Xavier University, Jason works as an intermediate educator. Jason has also worked as an education intern and keeper at Wildlife Prairie State Park and served as the 2005 and 2008 President of the Central Illinois Herpetological Society and serves on the Board of Trustees of the Pekin Public LIbrary. Jason works with tortoises, turtles, geckos, and frogs. You can read more about Jason's classroom work and integration of wildlife at BU Alumni Spotlight.
Picture 1: Jason and Tara with "Bogdon" White Siberian Tiger October 2011.
Picture 2: Jason with Nigel Marven NARBC Chicago 2011
Picture 3: Jason with the "Swamp Brothers" NARBC Chicago 2011
Picture 4: Jason and Tara with "Jungle" Jack Hanna
Picture 5: Jason and Tara with Mark O'Shea, NARBC Chicago 2002
Picture 6: Jason and Tara with Bubba the Alligator, NARBC Chicago 2002