Jason Montgomery was named NC State's Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance in June 2013. Montgomery's areas of responsibility include monitoring, education and enforcement of NC State, ACC and NCAA rules and regulations.
Prior to coming to NC State, Montgomery was a staff member at the NCAA National Office from October 2007 to June 2013. At the NCAA, Montgomery held several positions including Assistant and Associate Director of Enforcement where he investigated and processed major NCAA rules violations. In that capacity, he presented several cases to the NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions. In addition, Montgomery served as an Assistant Director of Academic and Membership Affairs where he was involved in assisting NCAA member institutions with day-to-day NCAA compliance issues including interpretations and waivers.
During his tenure at the NCAA, Montgomery was also a liaison to the NCAA Division III National Student-Athlete Advisory Committee from 2008 to 2013. He assisted NCAA Division III with developing and implementing a National Community Service Partnership with Special Olympics North America, and worked with Special Olympics to organize several events involving student-athletes across the country.
Before joining the NCAA staff, Montgomery was a staff member at the National Intercollegiate Athletic Association (NAIA) and an associate attorney at McAnany, Van Cleave & Phillips in Kansas City, Kansas. In 2006, Montgomery was awarded the Kansas Bar Association Pro Bono Certificate of Appreciation for assisting the Sisters Servants of Mary, Ministers to the Sick, with various issues in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.
Montgomery earned his bachelor's degree in Business Management from Baker University in 2001 where he was a four-year letterwinner in football and two-time NAIA All-American Scholar-Athlete. Montgomery went on to receive his law degree from the University of Kansas School of Law in 2004.
Montgomery and his wife Katie reside in the Raleigh area with their son Harry.