Jake originally prepared for a career in medicine during his undergraduate years. Along the way he fell in love with the meaningful and purposeful relationships and experiences that come with working in the mental health industry. Throughout his undergraduate years he was part of several collegiate programs centered on experiential education and helped thousands of high school students prepare for college. Jake has spent the last 8 years working for various Residential Treatment Centers and has worked as a Residential Supervisor, Activities Director, Experiential Education Director, Residential Director, and Program Director before coming to New Haven. Jake is currently working on his Masters in Business Administration. During his free time, he enjoys hiking the mountain peaks, drone photography, and spending time with his wife and newborn daughter.