Jared Cory is a joint PhD student in Public Policy and Political Science. His research interests include policy implementation, organizational behavior, and policy diffusion. He is also interested in studying criminal policies’ effects on local communities. He received his Masters of Public Administration from Florida State University and his B.A. from the University of Miami. Between his M.P.A. and B.A. he was a catastrophe claims adjuster with Allstate, one of the country’s largest all-lines insurance companies.