Jason Foster - Operations Manager
Jason serves as the Operations Manager of River LA. For the organization, Jason ensures organizational effectiveness by providing leadership for the organization’s financial health.
Most recently, Jason worked as a Project Manager for Pratt Area Community Council in Brooklyn, New York, managing the construction and tenant relocations for two affordable housing projects. Jason has a Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance from Howard University in Washington DC. He also holds a Master of Business Administration from the Metropolitan College of New York. Upon moving to Los Angeles in 2011, Jason participated in the Ross Minority Program in Real Estate at the University of Southern California. Jason also serves as an Executive Committee member of the Beta Chapter Alumni Association (Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated, Howard University) and is an active alumnus of Public Allies of New York (AmeriCorps).
A native of Knoxville, Tennessee, Jason was drawn to the Los Angeles River because of its vast potential and his memories along the Tennessee River after Volunteer football games.
His ideal weekend consists of hosting events with this company, The Gifted Life, or spending time with family and friends.