Jacob grew up in Decatur and graduated from Decatur Heritage Christian Academy. After graduating from the University of North Alabama, he returned to Decatur to begin his career and start his family. Jacob and his wife Erika have been married for 9 years and have two children, Bennett (7) and Hallie (5). Bennett will be in 2nd grade at Benjamin Davis Elementary School, while Hallie will begin Kindergarten at Chestnut Grove Elementary School.
Jacob has been employed at Interstate Billing Service, a commercial finance company, for 10 years where he serves as the Vice President of Sales and Client Experience. In his role, Jacob leads the Sales and Client Experience teams, generating new sales and leading the onboarding of new clients across North America. Jacob is an active volunteer in several community organizations. He serves as a board member for the Kiwanis Club of Decatur as well as the Neighborhood Christian Center. Jacob is also a member of the One Decatur Plan Committee and participated in Excellence in Leadership through the Chamber of Commerce. His family attends Decatur Presbyterian Church.