An alumni, mentor, and volunteer for Minnesota Future City.
Jacob participated in Future City as a 7th and 8th grader at St. Francis of Assisi School in Rochester, MN. He credits Future City in introducing him to Engineering, stating, “Wow, what engineers do is come up with creative solutions to really big challenges – and I like that!” Jacob also recognized the importance of teamwork while competing. He greatly appreciated the chance to strengthen his teamwork skills, as he credits those skills as one of the key factors in his success as an engineering student, and intern.
Jacob is currently studying Electrical Engineering at the University of Minnesota. He continues to give back to Future City by mentoring the Future City team at his alma mater, St. Francis of Assisi School.