Jason Murtha

Director of Technology • Online News Association
Last edited August 9, 2022

Jason Murtha is ONA’s Director of Technology, responsible for building and leading the organization’s web, technology and data strategy.

Before joining ONA, Jason was the CTO of Charlotte Agenda, a newsletter-first news and lifestyle local media company. There, Jason built the technology foundation for a scalable local media business. In 2020 Axios acquired Charlotte Agenda and Jason continued that work as a lead engineer on Axios Local. Prior to joining Charlotte Agenda, Jason was the CTO of a small web development company where he worked with clients large and small to expand their web presence.

Jason holds a B.S. in Computer Science from East Carolina University. He lives in Wake Forest, N.C., with his wife and three children.