Jacob is a junior at the University of Maryland in College Park. He is pursuing a degree in Government & Politics and in is enrolled in the Scholars Program. Jacob would like to pursue a career in Foreign Service.
Jacob's most recent internship was in the summer of 2015 when he served as a Political Affairs Intern for the Borgen Project. While there he worked with U.S. Congressional staffers to build support for global poverty- reduction legislation. He also supported the Borgen Project’s fundraising efforts by mobilizing volunteers to do outreach to potential donors. Jacob is also involved in many community service projects.