President & CEO
Jason Craven is the founder of Southern Botanical. He plays an active role in all daily facets of the company. Beginning his career in high school, Jason was so successful in running a small landscaping team that he chose to follow his entrepreneurial aspirations of starting his own company.
In 2012, he was named the Young Leader of the Year for the Texas Nursery & Landscape Association. He was elected and remains the Director of Region IV for the Board of Directors of this association. In addition, he currently serves on the Finance Committee.
His career has been critiqued by MBA students at the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University.
He is also active in his church and community through many volunteer efforts including St. John’s Episcopal School and the Dallas Center for the Developmentally Challenged.