Jared Harris - Marketing & Communications Director
During his participation within the program Jared was a member of the marketing team where he did photography for Google CLP events, he designed flyers for Google CLP events, he managed their social media pages through Google plus G+ and twitter. He also helped train the New Orleans community as well as business owners on how to use Google tools such as, Gmail, Google Calendar, Google Drive, and Google Analytics. One of his greatest achievements was assisting with the marketing team in forming the first Google Business Group in the U.S.
Not only did Jared excel in the classroom, but he was also an active leader in many organizations. As a member of Dillard University American Marketing Association (AMA), he was instrumental in successfully creating a clothing line to highlight the organization.
Jared credits his leadership in this challenge to his participation in the Google Community leaders program (CLP).
Recently, Jared worked for Habitat for Humanity-New Orleans in the marketing and develepment area. Since the start of Jared’s internship he has been responsible for managing Habitat’s social media accounts. He is also responsible for graphic design, photography and videography. Currently Jared is now the Social Media Specialist at Nissan of New Orleans where he also is responsible for graphic design, photography, and managing reveiws for the dealership. Jared has recently started his business, Create Your Own Paths, which provides freelance graphic and web designs, social media, videography and photography to local business owners. And currently, he is the Marketing & Communications Director for Take The Lead Foundation where he is responsible for Web site management, social media, photography, video, graphic design, fundraising, and many more.