An Oregon native, Jared is happy to be back in the Pacific Northwest after over a decade of performing and studying from the Midwest to Moscow. He holds an MFA in Acting from Northern Illinois University and a BA in Theatre from Hunter College. He has most recently been on stage with Portland Shakespeare Project, Bag&Baggage Theatre Co., PassinArt, Big Bridge Theatre Consortium, Oregon Children’s Theatre, and Broadway Rose Theatre Co. Jared is a member of SAG-AFTRA.
Jared teaches acting at George Fox University, Oregon Children’s Theatre, and Northwest Children’s Theatre. Using the teachings of Stanislavski, Meisner, and Michael Chekhov, he encourages actors to commune with their character in order to find consistency of objective, thought, and emotion. Coaching is available.