Jared Freemon was born in Kansas City, Missouri. He chose to attend Drake because of the majors, size, and location. He wanted to be at an institution with a moderate size population. After taking courses at Drake and researching different occupations and majors, he decided to choose Economics and Marketing. Jared served as an intern at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. He is involved in a variety of things including Student Senate, Student Activities Board, and both a social and professional fraternity. Jared is passionate toward empowering students at Drake, and in the Des Moines community.