Prior to joining Greencastle, Jacob has served over 20 years in the U.S. Army and has a diverse military background with deep experience in program and project management across multiple government organizations. As a Stronghold Leadership Fellow, Jacob will complete Project Management Professional (PMP®), Prosci’s Certified Change Practicioner (CCP®), and Lean Six Sigma Green Belt courses, as well as gain valuable experience working with our team of consultant leaders to help him transition from the military smoothly. He has served as a linguist, operations manager, instructor, and program manager; in tactical units, special operations, and as a military diplomat working in U.S. Embassies. Jacob’s military awards include the Bronze Star, two Defense Meritorious Service Medals, and two Meritorious Service Medals. He holds a Master’s degree in Project Management and a Bachelor’s degree in Intelligence Studies.