Jared grew up in Grand Rapids, MN where he attended Grand Rapids Senior High.  He played hockey and football during his high school years.  Jared went on to attend St. John's University in Collegeville as an Economics and Finance double major with a Coaching minor.  He also played hockey and was on the Accounting/Finance Club board.  He worked at the Boys and Girls Club for 2 years while attending St. John's University before starting with Northwestern Mutual. Jared started at Northwestern Mutual as an intern in the summer of 2009 and returned to do the summer internship in 2010. After graduation in the spring of 2011, Jared turned on his full time contract with Northwestern Mutual. Jared and his team (Tami and his Planning Team) have successfully built a financial planning practice to better serve their clients. 

Jared is married to his wife Sara and they have four children, Kylie, Ryker, Parker, and Mackoy.  He enjoys spending time with his family and friends, traveling, golfing, hunting/fishing, playing "old man's" hockey, and coaching hockey.  Jared is currently the Vice President of the St. Cloud Youth Hockey Association as well as active in Rotary.


Jared Patrick Smith

Financial Advisor


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