Meet Our Staff

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Jason Darby

Assistant Director of Wellness - Intramural Sports & Facilities
863.680.4146

Hometown

Hernando, Mississippi
 

Education

  • Masters of Science in Kinesiology: Campus Recreation Leadership, James Madison University
  • Bachelors of Arts in Political Science, University of Mississippi
  • Bachelors of Science in Criminal Justice: Homeland Security, University of Mississippi
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Professional Certifications


Professional Experience

I started my work in campus recreation as an intramural sport official during my undergraduate career at Ole Miss in 2008. Since then, I have been fortunate enough to work in multiple areas of campus recreation, including intramural sports, club sports, facility operations, and special events. Following Ole Miss, I completed an internship at UCLA Recreation prior to beginning my graduate career at James Madison University Recreation as Graduate Assistant of Intramural Sports and Special Events. I joined the staff at Florida Southern in June 2014, and enjoy developing our programs and students. I also remain highly active in the National Intramural and Recreational Sports Association (NIRSA), and continue to seek leadership positions in this organization.
 

Hobbies

I enjoy spending my free time playing rugby with the Lakeland Lancers Rugby Club. I love watching and cheering on my Ole Miss Rebels (Hotty Toddy!), the Dallas Cowboys, and the Atlanta Braves. I also enjoy playing guitar, and meeting new people and hanging out with friends.