Director of Field Services
FIRST Program Delivery PartnerSouth Region
Jason Arms is the FIRST in Texas Director of Field Services and oversees all competitions in events in Texas. He serves as the Program Delivery Partner (PDP) for all four programs in south Texas; which includes the Rio Grande Valley. Arms served as a key volunteer in the Rio Grande Valley for three years before joining the FIRST in Texas team and (as a volunteer) was one of the key coordinators that facilitated local widespread program adoption.
Before joining FIRST in Texas, Arms served as the Innovation and Technology Director for the City of Pharr for seven years and spent a great deal of time engaged in emerging technologies in the Rio Grande Valley. Arms has served as a Texas Peace Officer, Emergency Manager and holds various industry certifications in technology.