Jason Mallory was born in Campbell California, in the heart of the Silicon Valley to a pair of teacher parents. At age 11 the family moved to the smaller town of Dixon, near Sacramento, in the agricultural Central Valley. In 8th grade, Jason scored the highest in the school in standardized Political Science testing, and received special studies in the subject through college. At San Diego State University he earned a Bachelor of Science in Business in 2006, and later complimented that with a 2 year Certificate Degree in Computer Science from Lake Tahoe Community College. Jason has worked in a wide range of occupations, and has been an educator in public schools in Sacramento for the last 5 years, where he has help educate over 10,000 students.