Jared has been pursuing a love for CG characters from the moment he took his first class on Maya. He started out learning 3D at the University of New Mexico, and continued by receiving further insight by taking CGMA courses. He started out at Northrup Grumman working on VR training materials mostly focused on creating environments. In 2019 he made the move to AAA working with Turtle Rock Studios, where he currently resides as a Senior Character Artist working on the recently released title Back 4 Blood. Jared’s primary focuses are characters, creatures, and a passion for creating useful learning material to help others.