About Jarod

Jarod joined the Colorado Forest Restoration Institute at CSU in 2020 to contribute to the development of socioeconomic support products for CFRI including economic impact analysis, economic surveying and monitoring, and NEPA analysis.Jarod holds a master’s degree from Utah State University in resource and environmental economics. He has taught classes on NEPA, micro and macroeconomics, and sustainable energy development.



  • Microeconomics
  • National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)
  • Wildfire mitigation


MS, Resource and Environmental Economics - Utah State University
Logan, Utah, 2012

BBA, Business-Finance - Texas State University
San Marcos, Texas, 2005