Get to know our presenter

Georgia Allred

Georgia is a speaker, wellness coach and grief retreat producer who has a passion for providing tools & techniques that help others heal their grief, mend their hearts, and increase their capacity for joy.  Since losing her husband, David, to cancer 14 years ago and leaving an abusive second marriage, Georgia has dedicated her life to furthering her education and healing. She consistently works with coaches, trainers and counselors. As a certified coach herself, she has been assisting clients for the past 8 years. In 2020, she completed her degree in Marriage & Family Studies. Working as a Children’s Advocate at a crisis center, and helping her children fight their own battles has given her a unique perspective on suffering and resilience. Georgia is a singer, dancer, mother, and best friend.  She’s always up for an adventure and enjoys nothing more than being with the people she loves… and she loves a lot of people!

Presenting with:

Jared Belcher

Jared is a Utah native. After high school he spent 2 years in southeast Texas as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He then moved to Connecticut for a short time, where he met Janelle.

Raising their 3 children in West Jordan, Jared was very involved in local government, politics and the community serving as a delegate, on political committees and even running for local and state office. He is on the Board of Directors for WW Ministering Angels, and previously served on the Board for West Jordan Youth Soccer. Jared works full time as an IT Professional and loves finding technical solutions for local businesses that he works with. 

Jared was widowed with 3 children,10 and under, after a mountain biking accident left Janelle in a coma and ultimately took her life in 2018.

Presenting at | Salt Lake City - 2023 - Recording |
Conference Dates: April 18, 2024 - April 18, 2024
Workshop 2

Title: Marriage is Ordained of God. So Now What?

Description: In the wake of losing your spouse there is so much to consider.  It’s easy to want to work to “fill the void” as quickly as possible, but is there more to it than that? Georgia and Jared have both been widowed, remarried and divorced. They, with the help of another remarried couple, are here to share their personal insights and psychological perspectives on navigating relationships, dating and marriage after widowhood.

Time: Friday 12:00-12:50 PM

Workshop 5

Title: Marriage is Ordained of God. So Now What?

Description: In the wake of losing your spouse there is so much to consider.  It’s easy to want to work to “fill the void” as quickly as possible, but is there more to it than that? Georgia and Jared have both been widowed, remarried and divorced. They, with the help of another remarried couple, are here to share their personal insights and psychological perspectives on navigating relationships, dating and marriage after widowhood.

Time: Saturday 11:00-11:50 AM

Room: W206

Workshop 6

Title: Marriage is Ordained of God. So Now What?

Description: In the wake of losing your spouse there is so much to consider.  It’s easy to want to work to “fill the void” as quickly as possible, but is there more to it than that? Georgia and Jared have both been widowed, remarried and divorced. They, with the help of another remarried couple, are here to share their personal insights and psychological perspectives on navigating relationships, dating and marriage after widowhood.

Time: Saturday 12:00-12:50 PM

Room: W206