Jason Sweat comes from a small town in Utah called Fruitland. His mother is Chilean and his father is a Utah native. He received a bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University in Provo, where he majored in Communications and minored in Latin American Studies. He served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Peru, and since returning has performed internships in both Peru and Chile. His wife is from Peru. He enjoys reading, music, and the outdoors. His principal focus in the law is natural resource law. He has joined the Student Executive Committee for the 20th Annual International Law and Religion Symposium as a member of the transportation team.