Jason Ekk, J.D.

Assistant Professor, Criminology and Restorative Justice
Bakersfield Center
559-453-3488
Jason.ekk@fresno.edu

Education

J.D., Thomas Jefferson School of Law, San Diego, CA, 2012
M.A., Peacemaking and Conflict Studies, Fresno Pacific University, Fresno, CA, 2009
B.A., History and Communications, Fresno Pacific University, Fresno, CA, 2005

Professional and Service Experience

  • Law clerk, Darling & Wilson, Bakersfield, CA, March 2013-present
  • Intern, Panakos Law Center, San Diego, CA, 2011-2012
  • Co-founder and mediator, Mediate San Diego, San Diego, CA, 2011-2012
  • Program Director of the Restorative Justice Initiative in Fresno County, Center for Peacemaking and Conflict Studies, Fresno, CA, 2007-2010
  • Adjunct professor, Fresno Pacific University, Fresno, CA, 2009-2010
  • Conflict resolution consultant, International Republican Institute, Luanda, Angola, July-September 2006

Service:

  • North American Program Director, Friends of Portugal, 2012-present
  • Board member and volunteer, Victim Offender Reconciliation Program, 2005-2010
  • Central California Chapter board member and Criminal and Restorative Justice Chapter co-chairman,2005-2010