Jacob has extensive experience as a member and employee of St Vincent de Paul Society across Victoria, New South Wales, and Tasmania. Joining the Society in 2005 he has served on State and National Youth Teams and been particularly involved in membership development and shops. He has qualifications in Theology, Education and volunteer management and professional experience in Charity Retail and Youth Ministry. Jacob completed the National Council’s Emerging Young Leaders program where he benefited in training from: AICD, AIM and in Vincentian Spirituality.
Jacob currently works in charity retail and loves managing Op Shops and finding treasures to fill his home. His personal interests include live jazz, indie cinema, and good coffee.