Founder and Executive Director - Civic Legal Corps.
Jared Milrad is the Founder and Executive Director of Civic Legal Corps. Jared has significant leadership experience in public interest law, advocacy, policy, politics, and social justice.
Jared is a graduate with highest honors of North Carolina State University, where he was a Caldwell Fellow, a recipient of the General Hugh Shelton Leadership Award of Excellence, and the May 2006 Student Commencement Speaker. Jared earned a masters degree from Tufts University, where he received the Presidential Award for Citizenship and Public Service.
Raised by a single parent and educated in public schools in New York City and New Jersey, Jared has long believed in the ideals of public service and the power of one voice to make a difference. He is a frequent traveler, having lived in eight states and participated in community service projects on four continents. He currently lives in Chicago with his fiancé, Nate, and his rescue dog, Cooper.