Jarrett, who will begin serving immediately, joins Dr. Stephen Murray, Bettye Hendrix, Doug Friedlander, Lynn Boone, and Andrew Bagley on the panel. Jarrett said, "It is an honor to be selected and I look forward to working for the district and our kids."
Jarrett is a graduate of Central High School and Arkansas State University. His children graduated from CHS. Jarrett is a deacon at the New Haven Missionary Baptist Church and is a long-time Board member and Treasurer of the Helena-West Helena Booster Club.