Jacob is from a small town near Houston, TX. He met his wife, Gina, while serving in the US Navy. Jacob and Gina have been married for 15 years. They have three children, Jake , Seth , and Claire. After serving in the military for 8 years, Jacob and his family settled in Evansville after landing a job at Alcoa. Jacob is now an Operations Superintendent with Duke Energy in Owensville. He has a BS in Nuclear Engineering from Thomas Edison State College. Jacob has several hobbies including golf, basketball, and spending time with his children. As Elder of service, Jacob’s goal is to encourage, support, and lead the church in areas of service with the ultimate goal of bringing God glory and reaching the lost for Christ. His passion is teaching God’s word and serving the families of Oakhill through ministries like Upward Basketball and Cheerleading and the BaSiC Life Group.