Jasek was born in the Czech Republic in 1963. In 1970,
his family immigrated to Canada and settled in Edmonton,
Alberta. He attended the University of Alberta where he
obtained his Bachelors degree
in Civil Engineering in 1986 and his Masters degree in
Water Resources Engineering
1993, he moved up to Whitehorse, Yukon to work for Indian
and Northern Affairs Canada, Water Resources Division.
In 1997, he started to investigate UFO cases in the Yukon.
In 2000, he helped organize the first
Yukon UFO Conference. The event was sponsored
by the Yukon Government Millennium Program. Shortly after
the conference, several members approached him and said
that they would like to be involved in some way.
was elected president of the UFO
Yukon Research Society in the organization's
debut year. Since then, he has moved to Vancouver, but
continues to be very involved in the organization, as
well as UFO-BC.