Dr. Jason Bauer –
Jason brings an excellent combination of educational leadership, professional development, and coaching experience to Global eSports Academy and Clinics. His parents and siblings were all in the educational setting at various levels, having taught high school mathematics and college seminar classes for several years himself. For the past ten years, Dr. Bauer has served in an administrative role in Student Affairs at Grand View University. As a former Division I basketball player and coach, Jason has also served in varying capacities developing athletes and coaching staffs. He has a great passion for training and development. His high level of innovation is nothing new; while teaching algebra, he discovered and proved a new method for solving quadratic equations containing multiple coefficients. Along with Dr. Prescott, he has developed mobile platforms to enhance teaching and learning in higher education and now brings that expertise to competitive ESports. Dr. Bauer hopes to enhance the ESports experience by bringing the competitive gaming community together to learn from talented and knowledgeable leaders in the field.