Entrepreneur, athlete, award-winning speaker. An Upper Canadian by birth but a Maritimer by choice, Jake now calls Fredericton, New Brunswick, home.
He received his BPHIL in Leadership and BBA from the University of New Brunswick and worked both domestically and oversees with the Renaissance College program, Right To Play, and United Way, helping youth take on leadership roles.
In 2013, Jake was the sole undergraduate leader for UNB’s Activator program through which his team took home awards at five competitions for their work on aquaponics systems. He is also a UNB Sir Howard Douglas Scholar, a recipient of the Sobey Award for Business Excellence, and an advocate for the advancement of social entrepreneurship thinking in the region. Using his passions as instruments, Jake strives to shake up his community for the better.