Director of Operations, Southeast Region
As Director of Operations for the Southeast Region, Jared facilitates client relationships, oversees contract negotiations and management, and execution of all turnarounds and capital projects. He is heavily involved in regional sales and marketing efforts and assists in overall strategic planning. Jared strives to enhance safety and quality while minimizing the cost of regional projects.
Jared has over twelve years of construction and turnaround experience in the refining, chemical/petrochemical, power, gas processing, and pulp and paper industries. He spent a significant portion of that time developing expertise in estimating, project controls management, planning and scheduling, and project management.
Jared served in the Louisiana Army National Guard from 2010-2017 as a Military Intelligence Officer. During his time in the Guard, Jared held leadership positions including Platoon Leader, Company Executive Officer, and Staff Officer.
Jared holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Louisiana State University and a Master of Business Administration from Louisiana State University E.J. Ourso School of Business. He is an active member of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) and the Construction Industry Advisory Council (CIAC) and serves on the board of directors for the Louisiana Manufacturers Association Political Action Committee.
The Personal Side
Jared enjoys spending time with his wife and son. He also likes playing golf, going fishing, and participating in a range of outdoor and community activities.