Originally, Jake is from Michigan and has called Austin home for 4 of the past 7 years since graduating from the University of Toledo in Ohio in 2010, with a 3 year stint in Houston. During his original time in Austin he met his beautiful wife Desiree and together they have one son, Vaughn. Jake holds a bachelor degree in Professional Sales and another in Marketing, and currently serves as an Enterprise Account Executive for a software company based in Charleston, SC. In addition, Jake recently formed a local non-profit organization serving single-mothers and children living in poverty in the Austin area. Jake, Desiree, and Vaughn have been members of Crossroads since August of 2016 and believe God has called them here to serve Crossroads wholeheartedly.