Biography

Jason Singleton officially started as Director of Athletics at Columbus Academy on July 1, 2019, taking over after the 20-year career of the now retired, Dominic Facciolla. Jason graduated from The Ohio State University with a B.A. in communications where he was a four-year member of the men’s basketball team and captain of the Buckeyes' 1999 NCAA final four team. After playing professional basketball in Sydney, Australia, for the West Sydney Razorbacks, he taught in the Detroit Public School system and was project manager for City Year Incorporated, a field-based special events group that provides direction and mentoring to young adults for schools and community-based organizations. Jason has worked with NCAA and joins Academy from Ohio State's Athletic Department where he held several positions including director of development and assistant athletic director/director of student-athlete development. Jason and his wife, Candace, live in Gahanna with their children, Jason ’26 and Kyndal ’27. In his free time, Jason loves to travel, spend time with his family, and watch his children’s sporting events.

Education
  • B.A. The Ohio State University
  • M.A. Central Michigan University