Jaren Crawford is an Area Manager with Teacher’s Pension focusing on educating our educators on their retirement options. He is well versed in PERA, Colorado’s Public Employees Retirement Association and in many additional contributions based retirement options available to school staff. After spending nearly two decades in high-level management positions in retail, he has taken the relationship strengths he developed there and applies them to the one-on-one communication and follow-through necessary to aid others in understanding their current and future retirement goals and objectives. He has multiple family members that are currently involved in, and have benefited from state educational retirement plans and takes a personal interest in how to maximize the benefits of others so they may also enjoy their retirement. Jaren’s family is his priority and he takes great pride in supporting them in their various activities. He enjoys spending time with his family, getting out into the amazing Colorado scenery, church activities, woodworking, and music.