JARED THOMPSON

Adjunct Professor of Leadership

Jared.Thompson@LutherRice.edu

B.A., Dalton State College; M.A., New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary; Ph.D. (ABD) Anderson University

Jared has served as the Executive Teaching Pastor of FBC Buford, GA since 2015. His current research focuses on the predictors of trust in pastoral ministry and the application of authentic leadership in the local church context. His passion is preaching and teaching the Word of God in a way that helps people learn to read the Bible for themselves. Jared is married to Nicole and has a daughter named Dylan and a son name Ridge.