Jared graduated from UCF in 2017 with a double major in character animation and game design. With his great passions for the arts and team-based productions FIEA seemed a perfect fit. A natural home away from home.
Prior to joining FIEA, Jared served as a co-director on the multiple award-winning animated short film “Cuddlefish” in addition to various student game productions.
In his free time, Jared stays actively involved in the animation and real-time graphics communities, having served as both a student volunteer and team leader at Siggraph 2016 and 2017. His hobbies include animating, painting, playing guitar and swimming.