Jacob graduated from Ankeny High School with Honors in 2019. He is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Architecture at Iowa State University with minors in Cultural Preservation & Heritage and French. He is expected to graduate in May 2024. He is grateful for the opportunities he has at school to foster his creativity while developing a strong understanding of architecture and design. When he isn’t working on studio projects, he participates in various clubs and student organizations on campus. He also has previous intern experience in HVAC engineering and construction.