Jason Tenuta

Senior Manager, Employer Partnerships, Seattle

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Jason Tenuta is an experience Program Manager, Educator, and Workforce Development advisor with more than 7 years working in the non-profit sector. Jason is a native Washingtonian where he grew up on Whidbey Island. He graduated Gonzaga University with a BA in Mathematics and Education. After undergrad, Jason worked as a Corps Member in Washington, DC for AmeriCorps’ City Year program. Jason fell in love with the District and spent three additional years working with DC’s youth as the Education Manager for Junior Achievement of Greater Washington. After moving back to Seattle, Jason began working at Year Up Puget Sound as an Employment Placement Manager. Here, he trained young adults in professional skills and helped them receive meaningful employment in Seattle’s tech sector.

Jason currently resides in Shoreline, WA where he enjoys playing/listening to music, reading hiking, kayaking, disc golf, and hanging out with his dog Jemma and wife Evann.


Per Scholas is Closed for the Week

To recognize the hard work and commitment of our full Per Scholas team, we are providing an org-wide week off from July 4-8. This break is designed for all staff and learners to relax and recharge. If you have an urgent inquiry, please email [email protected]. While staff will be limited during this week, we will make every effort to respond as quickly as possible.