Jason Barlow President and CEO of Habitat for Humanity Central Arizona (HFHCAZ)

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jason-barlow-bioJason Barlow is currently President and CEO of Habitat for Humanity Central Arizona (HFHCAZ). He
assumed this position in November 2015 after working as a non-profit consultant. HFHCAZ is the
country’s most productive and successful Habitat affiliate of 1600 organizations nation-wide. Its
Christian mission of eliminating poverty housing is widely embraced by community organizations,
corporations and valley residents. We partner with over 300 families and 10,000 volunteers each year to
provide decent, affordable housing.
Prior to moving to Arizona, in Sep 2013, Jason was an executive with St Francis Hospital and Health
Centers (SFHHC) in Poughkeepsie, NY for nine years. SFHHC was a non-profit Catholic community
hospital operated by the Sisters of St Francis of Assisi. St Francis had an operating budget of
approximately$120M with a staff of over 1200. While primarily serving as a VP of offsite Clinical and
Support Services, Jason’s final role at SFHHC was as their President and CEO.
Jason is a retired Lieutenant Colonel from the USAF. He served on elite military staffs at the Pentagon
was a squadron commander and piloted the U-2 Reconnaissance aircraft. Jasonalso held leadership
positions in a for-profit telecommunications company and in the federal government working for The
Department of Homeland Security, shortly after its formation. He has two master’s degrees, one in public
administration and the other in military history and strategy. He was a volunteer member of the YMCA
and a 42-year member of the Boy Scouts of America where he served as both a Council and Area
President. He was recognized as a National Outstanding Eagle Scout in 2012. He has served on many
boards for volunteer, professional and advocacy organizations and is currently on the development
committee for the Desert Botanical Gardens, the Board of the Desert Highlands Homeowners Association
and is President of the Elkhaven Property Owners Association. He is the immediate past CEO Liaison for
the Arizona Healthcare Executives Board and was a member of the Dutchess County Economic
Development Board.

Jason and his wife, Dr. Jane Barlow,live in Scottsdale and enjoy golf, biking, hiking, kayaking, cooking
and travel.