Jacob was born and raised in Overland Park, Kansas and attended the University of Kansas where he studied journalism and business. During his time at KU, he hosted a sports segment called “Thems the Facts,” was a student reporter for KUJH-TV and interned for KSNT in Topeka, KS.
In his last year at KU, he won an award for being part of KUJH-TV where they came first place in Undergraduate / TV for complete newscast of three days a week or less.
In his free time, Jacob enjoys watching sports, taking his dog on long walks, listening to music and podcasts.
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