Jason is the Alliance for Safety and Justice’s Director of Research and Publications. He is the former Executive Director and Director for Research and Policy with the Justice Policy Institute. He has also served on executive team of probation, parole and juvenile justice agencies in Washington, D.C., and Oregon. He has conducted research for dozens of criminal justice policy groups, like the National Council on Crime and Delinquency, the National Center for Victims of Crime, the U.S. Justice Department, and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP). He is a graduate of the Columbia University School of Journalism in New York, and the University of Toronto.