Jacob is from La Vista, NE and is studying computer engineering, electrical engineering, and business. His leadership experience includes leading two nationally-qualifying engineering teams during the SkillsUSA Engineering Technology/Design competitions. In his role as project manager, he scheduled meetings, managed project budgets, and assigned duties. He was a programming instructor at Code Ninjas, where he taught computer languages and programs. He also was also a crew member at Culver's for three years, where he gained experience training new employees. His career interests include computer programming, video game production, 3D printing technologies, and mechanical engineering.