Jason Huffman is the West Virginia State Director of Americans for Prosperity. The organization is one of the most influential policy advocacy groups in the Mountain State, playing a central role on criminal justice reform and economic opportunity issues.
Jason was born and raised in Buckhannon, WV. He began his career as a policy analyst for the West Virginia State Senate. He then worked with the West Virginia Republican Party where he eventually served as their Operations Director, playing an integral role in helping Republicans capture a majority in the State House and Senate for the first time in nearly a century. He now serves as the Americans for Prosperity West Virginia State Director, a chapter that recently helped secured passage of Right to Work legislation making a majority of the United States Right to Work status for the first time in history. Jason comes from several proud generations of West Virginia coal miners including Jason’s father who has worked underground for more than 40 years. Jason went to public school and was the first of his immediate family to graduate from college, which he did with honors. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from West Virginia Wesleyan College and a Master’s in Public Administration from West Virginia State University.