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Jason Barnes grew-up in Hanover County and Northside Baptist Church. Jason earned an Associate’s Degree from SUNY Broome, Bachelor’s Degree in Education from Carson-Newman University, and Master’s Degree in Educational Administration from the University of Tennessee, Jason applied his education as a teacher, soccer coach, and Assistant Principal from 2003-2011. In 2011, Jason took on a leadership role as the Franchisee of Chick-fil-A Haygood in Virginia Beach and in 2019, opened a second location at Northampton Blvd in Norfolk outside Norfolk Premium Outlets where he now runs two successful franchises. Married to Breyene Barnes for 13 years, Jason resides in Virginia Beach with his wife, 10 year old son, and 8 year old daughter.