Jared graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in Political Science in 2001. After graduating from Brigham Young University, Jared spent two years working in Washington D.C. for Senator Mike Crapo from Idaho and then for the U.S. Senate Energy Committee. In 2006 Jared graduated with his Juris Doctorate from Gonzaga University School of Law. Upon graduating he clerked for the Honorable Monte Carlson in the 5th Judicial District in the state of Idaho. Jared then went to work for the City of Boise where he worked as a prosecutor and tried dozens of jury trials.