Jared Pickens

Senior Lecturer
Director, Undergraduate Program
Finance and Managerial Economics
Email
(972) 883-4884
Education
Doctor of Higher Education, ABD, Texas A&M University Commerce, Commerce, Texas, 2014
MS, Kansas State University, 2010
BS, Texas Tech University, 2006

CFP® – Certified Financial Planner
AFC – Accredited Financial Counselor
CRC – Certified Retirement Counselor
Courses
FIN 3320 Business Finance
FIN 3330 Personal Financial Planning
FIN 6300 Personal Finance
FIN 4335 Retirement and Employee Benefits Planning 
Current / Recent
Research
Financial counseling
Personal financial heuristics
Financial Literacy 
Peer to Peer Education Models 
Awards and
Recognition
Outstanding Undergraduate Teaching Award, Jindal School of Management, 2013 
Chairman’s Award, Dallas – Fort Worth Financial Planning Association, 2013
Certificate of Appreciation/Service – Texas A&M Commerce Financial Aid, 2010
Certificate of Appreciation/Service – DFW Financial Planning Association, 2010
Certificate of Appreciation/Service – DFW Financial Planning Association, 2009
Retirement Planning Scholarship – NAGDA / International Foundation for Retirement Education, 2006
Outstanding Financial Planning Student – Texas Tech University, 2006
Personal Financial Planning Scholarship – Pennington and Bass Scholarship Program, 2005
Award in Excellence – Red to Black™ Financial Counseling at Texas Tech University, 2005
Professional
Organizations
Financial Planning Association, 2004 – Current
DFW Financial Planning Association – Career Development Committee, 2008 -2009
DFW Financial Planning Association – Scholarship Selection Committee, 2009
Junior Achievement of Dallas, 2008 – 2010
Red to Black™ Financial Education at Texas Tech University, 2005 – 2006