Jason Howanec

Vice President of Admissions

Jason is a sales and marketing professional with almost 18 years of experience in the Higher Education industry and consumer-facing service companies. His background in strategic sales management, technology and relationship storytelling has afforded him opportunities to work at some of the most innovative companies helping teams lead the way to world-class customer experiences. He has held executive positions in marketing, admissions, sales and operations at companies such as DeVry, Kaplan Higher Education Corporation, Harrison College, and Steiner Leisure – most recently working with companies going through rebranding, digital marketing transition or new acquisition through a management consulting company, GrowthRate LLC.

Jason is originally from Pittsburgh, PA, receiving his undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree from Penn State University in Organizational Leadership. He later went on to receive his MBA from Keller Graduate School of Management. A former collegiate athlete (Basketball) Jason spends his free time with his family, watching hockey or taking care of their active puppy, Willett.

Currently, Jason resides with his wife and two children just outside of Houston, TX.