BS in Economics, University of Puget Sound
Jared Soares researches the value of ecosystem services provided by agricultural lands and the use of natural capital in mitigating natural disasters. As a member of the fund development team, Jared engages in outreach focusing on local and community engagement. His education emphasized econometric analysis with a focus on health and the environment. He is a co-founder of Sound Economics, a student written blog site focused on global development, agriculture, and energy use.