The Boys & Girls Club of Benton County has new leadership! We are fortunate to have Jason Barta as our new Chief Executive Officer. Jason has been with Boys & Girls Club movement for 16 years, beginning as a site coordinator in Manhattan Kansas. He has served with Clubs in Kansas, Iowa, Oklahoma and now Arkansas.
He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Human Services from Washburn University in Topeka, KS and earned a Master’s degree from Kansas State University in Adolescent/Youth Counseling. Jason’s honors include being named the 2012 Executive of the Year in the Southwest Region of Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) and this past May, he was the 1st recipient of the BGCA Blue Spirit award.
Jason and his wife Jaimee are proud parents to Campbell, Claire, and Jackson. He began his duties with the Club on Monday, 11/16. Please join us in welcoming Jason and his family to Northwest Arkansas and supporting him in his new role.