Jason Luker is the Director at the Gaston County Museum, located in Dallas, NC. For the past 20 years, Jason has worked in the museum profession with a variety of organizations including the Charlotte Museum of History, Museum of Aviation in Warner Robins, GA and Historic Brattonsville. He began his career in the museum field as a volunteer leading tours for the Fort Defiance Home in Lenoir, NC and quickly learned the joy of sharing the past with all ages. Jason strives to make the past relevant to all visitors and help guests see that decisions in history form our thoughts and actions today. Jason has designed exhibits and provided programs for diverse audiences dealing with difficult topics ranging from enslavement in southern society to World War II and the atomic bomb. Jason currently lives in Lowell, NC with his wife Mary and their daughter Milly.