Hometown: Lewisburg, PA
Marathons Completed: First Time
Jason Aaron Rippon
Jason Rippon is a McDonald’s franchisee who owns and operates seven restaurants in Union, Northumberland and Clinton counties. He lives in Lewisburg, Pa with his wife Sheri and their three children. Jason serves as Vice President for the Northeast Pennsylvania Co-Op of McDonald’s owners operators. In addition to his McDonald’s board duties he has served as a board member for the Ronald McDonald House in Danville, Pa and currently serves as the NEPA operations committee representative to the Philadelphia Region of McDonald’s Corporation.
Jason has competed in several local 5K races as well as the 12.5 mile Tough Mudder challenge recently held at Pocono Manor. This year he has signed up to run in three charity events: the Philadelphia half Marathon in September, the Chicago full marathon in October and the ING New York City Marathon in November. In the first two races Jason will be running for Ronald House Children’s Charities (RMHC) and the final race, the NYC Marathon, for Allied Services.