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Jared Mitchem serves as Regional Vice President for TVA’s South Region. In this role he is responsible for leading a dynamic team of professionals to create value for TVA stakeholders in north Alabama. The South Region team works hard to solve problems, find opportunities for mutual success, and strengthen partnerships with customers, government officials, and community leaders.
Jared most recently worked in TVA’s Office of the General Counsel. During his time there, he held leadership positions and was responsible for overseeing and leading teams responsible for each of the several legal functions of the office, including Litigation, Commercial, Environmental, and Employment Law.
A native of Alabama, Jared grew up in Mobile and Birmingham. He received a bachelor’s degree from the University of South Alabama and law degree from the University of Alabama School of Law. He and his wife Erika live in Madison and have three children, Mazie, Charlie, and Edison.