- Contract and Grant Specialist
Jared Dees is the contract and grant specialist for the Fish Innovation Lab. He oversees basic financial activities of the lab, such as the reconciliation of account funds, as well as assists with issues or tasks pertaining to USAID regulations.
Prior to joining the lab in 2019, Dees worked for the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi, where he was involved with both the medical and academic sides of the organization, starting out working with patient financial information and then later working with the center’s student accounting department, focusing on journal entries and reconciliation of accounts.
Dees is a graduate of Mississippi State University, and holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration.