Jared works as a Gold Seal–certified project manager for Tekton Project Management and Bissky Architecture on multi-family residential and commercial building projects in Maple Ridge and the surrounding area. Tekton and Bissky Architecture are both family-owned businesses centred in Maple Ridge with a focus on maintaining and enhancing the natural beauty of the area through beautiful, responsibly developed projects. Jared's goal in serving on the board of the Chamber of Commerce is to be a part of helping existing businesses stay and flourish in Maple Ridge and attracting new companies to plant roots and grow here.
Jared grew up in Maple Ridge, part of a family with a legacy of working hard for the community of Maple Ridge, and now lives here with his wife and young family. He holds a BA in history and political science from Simon Fraser University. Outside of Chamber board meetings, he enjoys playing hockey and studying history and political philosophy.