Jared graduated from the University of Kansas in 2000 and proceeded to work in Boulder, CO at a satellite imaging private firm. While in Colorado, he also contracted with a few other businesses working with foreign satellite systems, performing flood plain mapping analysis and LIDAR systems. Moving back to his hometown of Kansas City, Jared began working at a local, top three, telecom company creating their first enterprise GIS system for retail, environmental health and safety, capacity planning, RF engineering and business development. This work helped introduce two new patents for the organization resulting in a unique process for creating retail trade area analysis.
Jared is currently an IT Project Manager with Xceligent Inc., Blue Springs, MO helping to lead software development teams in creating state-of-the-art commercial real estate applications. He is also certified through the Project Management Institute (PMI) as an Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP). He resides in Lees Summit, MO with his three boys and enjoys coaching sports, fishing and boating on the Lake of the Ozarks.