Jacob currently attends SSU and is in the Political Science program. While in high school, he visited SSU and felt very welcomed by the staff. As an incoming freshman, he studied computer engineering. He realized his passion was in politics and changed his major. Jacob was involved in Mock Government in high school and was the class president. He has always been politically involved.
“I enjoy Portsmouth. I believe the city is improving, which will benefit the university.”
Shawnee State’s size has allowed Jacob to create a strong, professional network. He feels like he has created valuable relationships with professors and peers.
Jacob has had an internship with Congressman Thomas Massie. He also works for the Portsmouth Daily Times.