Originally from Madison, WI, Jake graduated with honors from Macalester College and worked in field outreach and data management with the SEIU and the AFL-CIO, and managed client relations and delivery systems and Mulberrys Garment. Jake brought his years of service and organizing experience to Public News Service in 2019, and works to engage new and existing members in the PNS community. He lives in St. Paul, MN and enjoys exploring the natural beauty of Minnesota with his partner Sarah and their dog.