Jared is a Research Associate at the Substance Abuse Resources & Disability Issues (SARDI) Program at the Boonshoft School of Medicine. The program is based at Wright State University, in Dayton, Ohio. He holds a Masters Degree in Applied Behavioral Science and has served as an evaluator to the Deaf Off Drugs & Alcohol (DODA) Program as well as the Technology Assisted Care Program. He was also the primary interviewer in SARDI's Research Rehabilitation Training Center and has conducted over 300 interviews with people with disabilities nationwide. He has previously done field research in Bolivia, Cuba, and Ethiopia, and also travels for pleasure. Jared is currently a project manager for the eCAM program and provides technical assistance to telehealth programs across the state of Ohio.