Jason Brown became CEO & President in May 2022. He started with Marketplace Chaplains in February of 2002 as the first region level staff member dedicated solely to new client development. He came with 20 years of sales and marketing experience that included Procter & Gamble, National Sales Manager for Wrangler Outerwear, Computer Resale Technologies, and now leads our International Team of Company Expansion Directors and is responsible for marketing communications, branding and future strategic initiatives. Jason was also a professional athlete and won the 1991 World Champion Saddle Bronc Rider title, while also serving as the rodeo’s National Spokesman Coordinator. Jason graduated from Texas Tech University with a degree in Marketing from the Rawls School of Business where he also co-founded the Young Entrepreneur Society. In addition to having owned and operated a successful commercial real estate business, Jason has served his community as a County Election Judge, and served on the Long-Range Planning Committee, as Chairman of Membership Committee then Chairman of House Committee and Board of Directors (Secretary, Executive Committee) for The Dallas Athletic Club. He is a US Lacrosse Level II Certified Coach and was on the Executive Committee of the DFW Lacrosse League, a Master Scuba Diver and a Contest Director for the International Miniature Aerobatic Club. He also serves on the Boards of The Last Well, 4Word for Women, Convene, and The Marsh Center for Chaplaincy Studies. He is frequently asked to speak at events and conferences. In 2020, Jason received the OnCon's Top 100 Marketer Award and in 2021 received OnCon's Top 50 Marketer Award, selected by his peers. Jason has helped lead Marketplace Chaplains' expansion with year over year double-digit growth both in North America and abroad. Jason and his wife Cyndi, who serves as an advisor to The Council of PTAs for Rockwall Independent School District, are the proud parents of twin boys, Layton and Parker, who enjoy competitive bass fishing and attend Dallas Baptist University.