Jason is a Research and Web Programmer for GINA. He is the designer of www.gina.alaska.edu. He is currently programming in Ruby and Ruby-on-Rails.
Previously Jason worked for the Human Resources Department at the University of Alaska statewide office. There he did SCT Banner HR administration and web site construction/maintenance using Roxen content management software. Previous to working at UAF, Jason was a programmer for Bally's Sytems in Reno Nevada programming on their slot data system. Jason worked for many years at the Desert Research Institute in Reno, Nevada as a research programmer and Technical System Administrator for the Spatial Analysis Lab. In the Lab, Jason supported researchers and students working on remote sensing projects in the areas of hardware, software, programming, and remote sensing/GIS data processing.
Over the last several years Jason has been working with large network data systems, web programming, and web content management systems. Jason has his A.A.S. degree in electronics from Trukee Meadows CC in Reno, Nevada.