Jacob joined CALSTART in November 2021 as a Salesforce Developer based in Florida. He works on the online Voucher Processing Centers (VPCs) for the HVIP, CORE, and EnergIIZE programs.
Prior to joining CALSTART, Jacob worked building Salesforce systems for education nonprofits, including the national education equity network, Breakthrough Collaborative. He worked with student-serving program teams to leverage technology to improve service quality. Jacob also served an AmeriCorps year in 2015 with Breakthrough Central Texas, providing college access advising services to high school juniors and seniors that would be the first in their family to attend college.
He holds a BS from the University of Florida where he majored in Mechanical Engineering and minored in Business Administration.