Jared was born and raised in Stillwater, OK, and moved to Joplin in 2012 to attend Ozark Christian College. He graduated with a degree in New Testament Theology and a year later married his wife, Maddie Baker. Jared and Maddie worship at Christ’s Church of Oronogo where they also serve in the youth ministry. When Jared isn’t at work, you can usually find him reading a good book, fly fishing, or spending time with his wife and friends. Jared serves as the Event Experience Professional for SuperStart!