Jared Smith

Jared served five years in the Army as a member of 1st Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, deploying to Afghanistan multiple times. After leaving the military, he attended the University of Oregon for a year before transferring to Yale, where he majors in History. He was named to the inaugural class of Take Point Fellows at the Atlantic Council. He is passionate about bridging the civil-military divide through education and increasing veteran’s access to top schools.