Jared was born and raised in Silver Creek, Mississippi.  He is a graduate of the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science in Columbus, Mississippi

Jared graduated from the University of Mississippi’s Business School and Sally McDonnell-Barksdale Honors College.  During his undergraduate career, he helped to found the University of Mississippi’s Mock Trial Program, as well as volunteered with the Lafayette County Habitat for Humanity and University of Mississippi Emergency Medical Responders.  While in law school, Jared served on the University of Mississippi’s Law Review as an associate editor and on the Moot Court Board, where he won multiple advocacy competitions and individual accolades.  When not at work, Jared enjoys grilling with friends, college football and reading a good book.