Jason Elder is a Business Intelligence Analyst for Vanderbilt University. He was a crime analyst at the Cincinnati PD from 2008-2011 where he analyzed crime at the city-wide level with an emphasis on information management. From 2001 to 2008, he worked for the Washington/Baltimore High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) office as an intelligence analyst. He performed financial, telephone, and link analyses for the Baltimore PD, FBI, DEA, and ATF HIDTA initiatives. He received his Bachelors of Art in Criminal Justice from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania in 1999 and his Masters in Science in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati in 2001. In 2010, Jason earned membership as a â€œCertified Law Enforcement Analystâ€ from the International Association of Crime Analysts (IACA).