Jason R. Aslinger began his service as judge of Darke County Probate and Juvenile Courts on April 4, 2011, upon appointment by Governor John Kasich.

Judge Aslinger grew up in Darke County and graduated from Greenville High School. He earned a degree in Business Administration from Bowling Green State University, and then later graduated from the University of Toledo College of Law. Prior to his appointment, Judge Aslinger spent his entire legal career in private practice.