Consultant, Entrepreneur, and Attorney in Kansas City, Missouri
Jason Grill is a Senior Advisor (Public Affairs, Policy and Media) at Parris Communications, the Founder of JGrill Media, the host of the Grill Nation Show on KMBZ 980AM and the Co-Founder of Sock 101. He is a licensed attorney in Missouri and Kansas. Jason is a former two term member of the Missouri House of Representatives. In this role he passed historic legislation to help families of children with autism. He has also worked in the White House and at CNN. In the White House he worked with a Senior Advisor to Vice President Al Gore and an Advisor to President Bill Clinton. At CNN he worked with a Senior Political Correspondent, now the Director of Factcheck.org.
Jason has been featured in the Huffington Post, Inc., Yahoo, Time, Forbes, Politico, Mashable, FOX Business and Success magazine. He has appeared on Wall Street Journal Radio and the Mitch Albom Show. Jason has appeared as a business and political analyst on the FOX, NBC, CBS and PBS affiliates in Kansas City.
Jason earned a JD and Advanced Certificate in Dispute Resolution from the University of Missouri. He earned a BS in Business Administration, Summa Cum Laude, majoring in economics and minoring in political science from Saint Louis University. Jason also studied and spent a semester at Loyola of Chicago Rome Center in Rome, Italy. Jason is a member of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) - one of America’s most elite entrepreneur organizations, serves as an Advisor to Neighborly and SquareOffs. Jason is Presidential Campaign Advance Team trained and has worked as site lead for Presidential visits. He has completed the Socrates Program at the Aspen Institute.
Recently Jason received the Kansas City Business Journal’s NextGen Leader Award, Ingram’s Magazine 40 Under Forty Award and the National Outstanding Eagle Scout Award from the Boy Scouts of America. He has been recognized as a Distinguished Graduate by the University of Missouri School of Law, a Rising Star by KC Business Magazine and an Up and Coming Lawyer by Missouri Lawyers Weekly.