David Jasper (Assistant features editor)

David Jasper is the assistant features editor at The Bulletin. He was born and raised in Miami, Fla. and majored in psychology at the University of Georgia. Pushing the limits of his psych degree, he worked at a group home in Illinois and a youth detox in Tampa. He wised up and began interning, then working, at The Weekly Planet (now Creative Loafing), an alt-weekly newspaper in Tampa. From 1995-2001, he wrote humor, book reviews, immersive cover stories and more. In 2001, he moved to Bend to work at The Bulletin, where he edits GO! Magazine and covers the arts. When not writing, the married father of three enjoys reading, running, skateboarding, bike commuting and learning to play guitar.

Email: djasper@bendbulletin.com

Phone: 541-383-0349


Stories by David Jasper

Most Recent:

Poet Jimmy Santiago Baca visits Central Oregon

A dance among criminals in VTP’s ‘American Buffalo’

A life on the line

It’s a Pole Pedal Paddle party

Orloff/Walz Duo in concert