Jason was one of the three young men Kelsey had dated in college. They had met in a class together. He asked her out after she'd missed all the hints he'd been sending. They went on a couple of dates together, one of which they attended a football game. After their last date Kelsey broke up with him. He took it well and they are still friends.
He also saved Kelsey, Ren and Kishan when Lokesh's men were searching for Kelsey. They had recognized her from a magazine cover and asked him questions about her. Jason lied to the men then tipped off Kelsey immediately about the suspicious men. Though Ren was captured, Kelsey and Kishan were able to get away before all of Lokesh's men arrives, thus saving their lives.