Chief Strategy Officer
Prior to joining the PastorServe team, Jason served as Vice President of Ministry Mobilization at Outreach, Inc., and as the Executive Director of the National Back to Church Sunday movement. As Vice President at Outreach Jason dedicated his time to encouraging and equipping churches, denominations, and ministry organizations to develop their Kingdom effectiveness. He provided oversight to strategic partnerships and key ministry initiatives at Outreach, equipping Christ-followers to share their faith and engaging churches to reach their communities. In his role as Executive Director of National Back to Church Sunday, Jason led efforts to see over 50,000 churches participate with more than 5 million invitations being shared, inviting people to learn about the hope of Jesus through a local church. Additionally, Jason hosted the ChurchLeaders podcast, one of the most widely listened to podcasts for pastors and ministry leaders, celebrating over 2 million downloads. Before his role at Outreach, Jason served for over 20 years in pastoral leadership, primarily as a lead pastor, in several contexts, including church plant re-launch, multisite church, multiethnic urban church, and an established suburban church. His experience as a lead pastor has provided numerous opportunities to coach and mentor pastors across the country.
Jason studied at Trevecca Nazarene University (Nashville, TN) and Asbury Theological Seminary, earning a Master’s in Practical Theology. Jason has also completed post-graduate studies at Columbia Theological Seminary. Jason and his beautiful wife, Monica, are the proud parents of six children and live on Anastasia Island, Florida.