Jarrel "JP" Price, President

As the President of Young Professionals in Foreign Policy (YPFP), Jarrel "JP" Price relies on his private sector experience and his lifelong passion for global affairs to help ensure that YPFP will thrive as the organization enters its second decade. Jarrel first joined YPFP in 2007 and he believes that the group's mission of fostering the next generation of foreign policy leaders has never been more important. 

In 2014, Jarrel launched The Park Advisors Group, which helps its public and private sector clients manage investment risks in frontier and post-conflict markets. The Park Advisors Group has offices in Washington, London, and Abu Dhabi.

Prior to Park Advisors, Jarrel led a team of analysts at the U.S. Department of Defense's Task Force for Business and Stability Operations (TFBSO) focused on facilitating foreign direct investment in Afghanistan's energy sector. Prior to TFBSO, Jarrel was a Partner at Height Analytics, a Washington, DC-based policy research firm and investment bank that he helped launch in January 2009. 

Jarrel is a frequent contributor to a wide variety of national media outlets, including CNBC, Bloomberg News, Wall Street Journal, Time Magazine, and National Public Radio. Jarrel graduated Magna Cum Laude from Hamilton College with a B.A. in Honors Government. Jarrel and his wife, a fitness entrepreneur, reside with their son in Arlington, Virginia.