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We are all messengers. 

What kind of messenger are you? 

What are you committed to cause? 


I design strategies and identities for disrupters, influencers, and the futuremakers of the world.


Jared is a strategist, activist, and master storyteller. Over the past 25 years he has leveraged his studies of behavioral economics, consciousness, and culture to develop leaders, brands, and organizations across the globe. Jared is a published author and strategic marketer, focused largely on environmental preservation, inclusion and diversity, conscious space exploration, and preserving Indigenous wisdom.

He is a longtime advocate for antiracism and women’s and indigenous rights. He has directed three creative agencies on two continents, designing brands and strategies for governments and multinational nonprofits and social enterprises. Jared lived in East Africa for ten years and Costa Rica for two years, advising international development and human rights organizations. 
In 2012 Jared co-authored Wisdom Meets Passion with NYT Bestselling author, Dan Miller. Since 2019, Jared worked with Space for Humanity, Aquarian Space, Conscious Space Economy, Kaiāulu, LifeShip, and the Human Space Program to develop their vision, business strategy, teams, culture, infrastructure, communication strategy, PR campaigns, and brand identity (internal and external) from the ground up.
Through his work at Paragon Performance Evolution, he designed the a citizen astronaut training program and trained two Blue Origin astronauts for cognitive optimization and integration of their spaceflight experience. Jared is a devoted single father of four phenomenal humans and knows they are his greatest contribution to a more harmonious world. 

Current Roles

HopeGuide | Chief Operating Office 
Self Helpful Podcast | Brand Strategist
Human Space Program | Executive Director
Kaiāulu | Chief Strategist


(speaking, consulting, lectures, etc.)





I put this little manifesto together to provide you with some strategic tools and lenses to utilize as you lean into your natural philanthropic design. 

This perspective has afforded me a life of depth and meaning for which I'm extremely grateful. Now I'm passing that blessing on to you.

I wish you peace on your journey! 


Click the button to visit the Philanthropy page that provides a brief introduction to the concept and a link for the Free Download. 

Please feel free to share it widely.
It was made for that purpose. 


Here are a few highlights from over the years. These are experiences I cherish.
My intention is to provide a window into some of my journeys. 

// In 2019 I was invited to contribute to the development and launch of the international Human Space Program, founded by space philosopher, Frank White.

// Developed brands across East Africa, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

// Liberated 49 Rwanda women from the clutches of sex slavery and trained them for work in various careers across Rwanda that afforded them income, safety and a path to dignity.

// Worked diligently to promote gender, racial and economic equality.

// Co-wrote a bill protecting women’s rights in Rwanda that passed through Parliament and has become a Rwandan law.

// Founded and operated an ethical fashion label in Kigali, Rwanda.

// Co-founded and operated as Brand Director of a Let_it_grow creative agency in Nairobi, Kenya that has developed some of Kenya’s most influential brands.

// Keynote Speaker at 2016 DO Lectures in Costa Rica.

// Joined a cryptocurrency startup called Startup Syndicate as their Brand Advisor in 2018.

// Designed a comprehensive campaign for a major human rights organization to bolster the effectiveness of Civil Society across Kenya.

// Developed the strategy and brand experience for a revolutionary microcredit venture for USAID in Kenya, to be used as their new international model. 

// Orchestrated a four-day workshop to teach Sudan’s top activists how to improve the long-term effectiveness of their campaign efforts.

// Consulted for the governments of the United States, Nigeria, Rwanda and Kenya in the areas of economic and gender equality, business development, and innovations in philanthropy, aid, campaign development, and strategy.

// Co-authored the book Wisdom Meets Passion with my father, NYT best selling author, Dan Miller.

// Developed two creative agencies (one in Kenya, one in the USA) from the ground up, building out all systems and processes, optimizing teams, and developing the overall brand culture and experience. 

// In 2019, I became a founding contributor to the Human Space Program, with founder Frank White, space philosopher and author of the Overview Effect.

// In 2019, I joined the team at Space for Humanity as their Strategist and re-designed their brand identity over the following two years.

// I designed a citizen astronaut program and trained two astronauts for preparation and integration that flew on Blue Origin. 


The Noetic podcast is for seekers, thinkers, and doers that care deeply about the vitality of humanity and our planet.
Join us we hold space for an open conversation about wonder, wisdom, and culture.

Noetic is for seekers, thinkers, and doers that care deeply about the vitality of humanity and our planet. Join us we hold space for an open conversation about wonder, wisdom, and culture.


Lifelong Identity Architect and philanthropist, Jared Angaza holds a space for evocative conversations about culture, spirituality, and what it means to live fully alive.


Who are we and why are we here? How do we integrate new and ancient wisdom and ensure that our lives reflect our values and beliefs? What does it mean to live authentically?


(I put the podcast on hold in 2020 as I focused on developing Space for Humanity and the Human Space Program. More to come, someday. You can still listen to the old shows, as they are meant to be timeless. Thanks!)



Over the last decade, I've been compiling a list of people, books, films and other teachings that have inspired and informed my perspective. I update it weekly. This is my master list of education and inspiration that has helped shape who I am today. 


My father, Dan Miller, is a best selling author on discovering a purposeful, meaningful career. He’s also one of my closest friends. I’m grateful for all he has taught me through the years, and specifically, the perspective he bestowed upon me.

While I was living with my family in Mombasa, Kenya, on the Indian Ocean coast, he asked me to collaborate on a book with him. Naturally, I was honored and excited. Wisdom Meets Passion is the result.

Today we face a unique dichotomy between the wisdom of the Baby Boomer generation and the passion of Generation Y. According to Wisdom Meets Passion, the question is not which is right, but rather how can the two work together?

Wisdom, meet passion. Passion, wisdom.

By bringing these two voices to the issue, this book takes readers through familiar plights, such as understanding the American Dream, the quest for security, and work that matters—regardless of age. Through candid storytelling, Dan Miller and Jared Angaza uncover various generational approaches to work, money, success, and relationships, proving that it is possible to be both passionate and wise.

Order the book (Kindle, iTunes, etc.) here on Amazon.


There was a time where I was consistent in posting to my Instagram profile. If you want to see some of my world up to about 2021, you can see some of the things I care about. I may post again someday, but for now it's more of an archive of some chapters of my story. 

(I do not actively use any social media at this point.)


These days, I write most often on Medium. That's where you'll find my latest articles on topics like philanthropy, activism, purpose, and culture. I'd be honored if you'd join the conversation! 

Activism / Lifestyle / Parenting / Philanthropy

Natural Born Philanthropist

Jared / August 28, 2019
Activism / Lifestyle / Philanthropy

Showing Up for Ideas

Activism / Lifestyle / Parenting / Philanthropy

Deconstructing Institutionalized Racism

Activism / Lifestyle / Parenting / Philanthropy

The Power of Motivated Millennials


The Miracle of Notes

Activism / Lifestyle / Philanthropy

The Greatest Love Story Ever Told

Activism / Lifestyle / Parenting / Philanthropy / Uncategorized

Your Life, Your Legacy

Lifestyle / Parenting

Am I Depriving My Children?

Lifestyle / Parenting

I Don’t Want to Grow Up


If you're ready to explore working with me, check out my Integrated Identity page to learn more about how we might work together. 

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