Jason Thomas joined the Student-Athlete Academics Services staff in May of 2008, as the Academic Advisor/Tutor Coordinator. In January 2009, he was promoted to Assistant Director, and now serves as the Assistant Athletics Director of Student-Athlete Academic Services. He is an alumnus of Utah State University, graduating with a bachelor's degree in Marketing and Human Resource Management and a master's degree in Corporate Wellness. During Jason's tenure at Utah State, he has worked as the sport counselor for men's & women's track and field, men's & women's tennis and women's basketball. He is currently the sport counselor for football.
Thomas was a member of the Utah State football team from 2001-2004. After a knee injury, Thomas concluded his career at Utah State as a student assistant wide receiver coach with the team for the 2004-2005 season. During his coaching stint, Thomas also planned and delivered pre-game chapel services for the football team.
Thomas is a native of Moreno Valley, California and is married to the former Aggie track & field heptathlete, Dayna Barrett. The couple have two children, Ezekiel (4) and Asher (7 months).