Jason Sauls came to OPB in 1997 after working as a news producer and music host at Jefferson Public Radio in Ashland and KTMT in Medford. After almost 10 years as an evening announcer and local host for Weekend Edition, he is now OPB’s midday announcer/newscaster and producer/editor for a variety of programs including The City Club of Portland and Back Fence PDX.
Originally from California, he graduated from Southern Oregon University in 1995 with a degree in Communications/Broadcasting. Outside of radio, his interests include minor to major obsessions with music, hockey, youth soccer, swimming, creative writing, discovering great eateries and coffee shops, and spending time with his two sons. After calling Ashland, Corvallis, and Sherwood home he now resides in SW Portland.