Fr. Jarrod serves as the Parish Priest of the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church in Grand Blanc, Michigan.
A native Arkansan, Fr. Jarrod was received into the Orthodox Church in 2005 at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Little Rock. In 2010, he entered Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology in Brookline, Massachusetts graduating with the professional degree of Master of Divinity, with high distinction. Fr. Jarrod also completed the advanced theological research degree of Master of Theology at Holy Cross, graduating with highest distinction.
He was ordained to the Holy Diaconate by His Eminence Metropolitan Nicholas of Detroit at Annunciation Little Rock in August of 2015. Fr. Jarrod was ordained to the Holy Priesthood also by His Eminence Metropolitan Nicholas at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Carmel, Indiana in September of 2015.
Fr. Jarrod previously served as the Parish Priest of the St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church in Jamestown, New York and as the Assistant Priest of Holy Trinity Carmel.