Jared Burkhart is the Executive Director of the Michigan Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics. As the Executive Director, he provides administration over the core functions of the MIAAP as well as advocacy with governmental officials within the state. Jared's professional mission is to help others achieve at their highest level possible. He holds the Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation from the American Society of Association Executives. He is also currently on the Board of Directors for the Michigan Society of Association Executives. Jared received his Masters of Business Administration from Michigan State University. He and his wife, Katey, live in Holt, Michigan with their 3 children.