Jason E. Barkeloo is the Chairman and Founder of Open Therapeutics. His motto is, “It’s not why we can’t. It’s how we can.” Barkeloo is a serial entrepreneur with a strong reputation for building sound businesses and transitioning them to professional management. Having transitioned Open Therapeutics to a professional management team, Barkeloo continues to remain involved in Open Therapeutics from a strategic perspective.
His two enterprises prior to Open Therapeutics include Pilus Energy, a synthetic bacterial based platform which he sold to a reputable company, and Somatic Digital, a human/computer interface company that developed the Touch User Interface (TUI). His entrepreneurial ventures include several technologies for education and financial services. Mr. Barkeloo has served in the US Army both in air defense and medical laboratory operations. He has a Bachelor of Arts from The Ohio State University, a Master of Arts in Education specializing in sciences and social studies from the McGregor School of Antioch University, and Ph.D. coursework in Leadership and Organizational Change from Antioch University.