Major Jason Matheson serves as the Director of Communications. He has direct oversight responsibility for the six Oklahoma Highway Patrol Communications Centers located across the state.
Matheson was appointed as a communications officer in the Oklahoma City Communications Center on May 8th, 2000. On January 1st, 2004, he was promoted to sergeant and assigned to Troop G Communications in Lawton. On July 1st, 2006, he was promoted to lieutenant and assigned as the center manager of Troop G Communications. On August 1st, 2008, he was assigned as the executive officer of Troop A Communications in Oklahoma City. On June 1st, 2010, he was assigned as the center manager of Troop K Communications in Perry. On October 1st, 2017, he was promoted to the rank of captain and assigned as the Northern regional communications coordinator. On June 15th, 2021, he was promoted to the rank of major and assigned as the Director of Communications.
Major Matheson grew up in Yukon, OK. He graduated from Yukon High School in 1997. He earned an associates in general studies from Oklahoma City Community College.