Jared is a broker at Brashears Insurance. He works with a wide range of business and property owners to help them find the right insurance for their situation. Jared was born and raised in Ventura before graduating from UC Santa Barbara with a degree in Global Studies. He met his wife, Tess, while they both played intercollegiate volleyball for the Gauchos and have lived in Santa Barbara since 2002 and now enjoy raising two daughters together. Jared worked at the Pacific Coast Business Times for 11 years in business to business marketing and advertising in the Tri-Counties before transitioning into property & casualty insurance. Jared values integrity, compassion, a sense of humor, family, community and the will to survive and thrive!