Jason Masten works with the technology team to support Annenberg Institute staff. He is responsible for the computer equipment, VoIP phone system, video conferencing, and Web sites at the Institute's New York City office. Before coming to the Institute, Jason worked as a technology consultant for the Power Consulting Group in New York City, providing technology support and maintenance to companies throughout the city. Jason has been working in the technology field since 2003. Jason's technology career began in the Army National Guard. He has served as a Military Policeman in the Army National Guard since 1999. In 2003, he was deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. "Everyone had a computer over there but when they crashed, no one knew how to fix them." His unit commander appointed him the additional duties of Systems Security Manager and Unit Webmaster. Jason holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in graphic design from Salisbury University.