Carolina Farm Stewardship Association
An Orange County native, Jared holds a Masters of Social Work from UNC-Chapel Hill and has worked in nonprofit organizations in North Carolina for over fifteen years. Since 2012, his work on the Carolina Farm Stewardship Association (CFSA) Policy Team has focused on connecting, organizing and mobilizing community members around sustainable agriculture policy issues across the Carolinas. Through both his work at Community Food Strategies and CFSA, he works to raise the visibility of local farm and food issues and to support communities in advocating for fair farm and food policies. Jared lives in Efland, NC where he is an active gardener and poultry parent.