Jason Hitzeman
Jason Hitzeman
Title: Sports Information Director
Phone: 678-872-8415
Email: jhitzema@highlands.edu

Jason Hitzeman is entering his second year as Sports Information Director for Charger Athletics. His duties include maintaining the website and social media accounts, writing game stories, and coordinating requests from outside sources for player and coach access. 

Jason has been at GHC for 16 years. He is a Professor of Kinesiology and Wellness where he teaches courses in Physical Education and Sports Management. Prior to coming to GHC, he worked as an instructor at Auburn University and Allen Community College (KS). He has previously coached cross country and track at the middle & high school levels and has worked with youth and adult recreational runners.

He has a Bachelor of Science in Natural Sciences from Defiance College (1996), a Master of Arts in Physiology from Ball State University (1997), and a Master of Science in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Coaching from Georgia Southern University (2018). He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Sports Management from Troy University.