Mr. Leavitt has been in healthcare management for eight years, most recently as Kern Medical’s Chief Operating Officer.  Mr. Leavitt started his management career in post-acute nursing and rehab administration where he led multiple organizations to successful financial and clinical outcomes.  Prior to entering the healthcare arena, Jared practiced as a business litigating attorney with Koeller, Nebeker, Carlson, & Haluck in Sacramento California.

Mr. Leavitt received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Brigham Young University and his Juris Doctor degree from University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law.  Mr. Leavitt graduated from University of the Pacific “with distinction” and was a member of the Traynor Honor Society, a two-year member of the Dean’s Honor List, and a recipient of the Witkin Award for the top grade in Negotiations.

Jared most enjoys spending time with his wife of 11 years and their four young boys.  Their preferred activities are camping, traveling, visiting family, going to the beach, and gardening.