Jeremy Lares is Director of our DC TANF Job Placement contract where he manages all operations, including business development, work readiness training, job placement and retention of customers referred by the DC Department of Human Services. Previously, Jeremy was the Case Manager Supervisor and later Career Services Manager, overseeing a team tasked with monitoring eligibility compliance for public benefits. As a Case Manager, he played an instrumental role in developing the Case Management role and promoting contractual goals that aided in the expansion of the DC TANF contract in 2013. Prior to joining Grant Associates, Jeremy worked for a renowned private, non-profit organization and United Way agency that provides comprehensive services to more than 4,000 individuals and 1,800 families in seven locations around South Texas. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Corporate Communications from the University of Texas at Austin.