Our Team

Jared Ross, President

Jared Ross joined the team with over 15 years of experience with associations, including most recently as the President of the League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates.

A Florida State University and FSU College of Law graduate, Jared is active in the Tallahassee community, having founded the FSU Jewish Alumni Network and serving on the board of several local organizations and committees. He is also an active member of the Florida Bar, having served in various governmental and legislative affairs positions in addition to association leadership. Jared and his wife have two young children.

Jordan Wheeler, Director of Operations

Jordan is a fifth generation Tallahassee native and a graduate of Flagler College in St. Augustine, FL where she received a Bachelor of Arts in English. Early in her career, Jordan worked for the Florida Senate and then the Florida Restaurant Association before moving to Costa Rica, where she opened and operated a hotel, restaurant, and bar for several years. Before joining the FBWA, Jordan managed a private software company serving in many capacities including human resources, accounting, and tech support. She proudly serves on the board of the annual Field Day Music Festival which raises money for pancreatic cancer research.

“He was a wise man who invented beer.”