Jared Misner joined Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors in October 2023 as the organization’s writer/editor. Jared brings with him a decade of experience in both publishing and communications.
Prior to RPA, Jared worked as the lead writer at Eat Just, the world’s largest plant-based egg company. Here, he developed the brand’s inaugural storytelling platforms for both JUST Egg and GOOD Meat, the world’s first in-market brand of cultivated meat. Jared also brings a deep wealth of experience in the communications offices of several organizations, including time as the social media director for Davidson College, one of the nation’s leading liberal arts colleges; a public information specialist at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library, a $40 million system of libraries that serves the greater Charlotte, N.C. region; and the social media and media relations director of Children’s Theatre of Charlotte. Jared is a frequently published journalist, where his work has appeared in The New York Times, The Chronicle of Higher Education, Charlotte magazine and Our State among others.
Jared also taught first grade for three years with Teach For America. Jared earned his Bachelor of Science in public relations from the University of Florida, where he graduated summa cum laude. He lives in Charlotte, N.C., with his husband, Nate, and his two rescue pit bull mixes, Sawyer and Stella.