Background

Jarrett graduated magna cum laude from Yale University, majoring in economics and with a special interest in health economics. He wrote his senior thesis on the impact of hospital consolidation on municipal finances. He is a founding member of the Urban Philanthropic Fund, an organization that works closely with, and provides grants through its own fundraising efforts and investments to, New Haven nonprofits. He designed the group’s webpage for an initial fundraising drive and researched healthcare investment opportunities for the club.

While interning in the Public Policy Department at AdventHealth, Jarrett spearheaded a research project to study rising healthcare costs, social determinants of health, and food insecurity. Jarrett is active in politics, phone banking, knocking on doors, and texting voters during recent election cycles. As an intern in Senator Bill Nelson’s office, he helped Floridians navigate the complexities of the VA and Social Security networks. Since high school, Jarrett has volunteered with veterans and service members at his local VA hospital.

Jarrett enjoys snow skiing, traveling, watching college football, and playing with his black lab, Bodie, and frequently organizes movie nights with his friends.

Education

  • Yale University, B.A. Economics, magna cum laude