Jake was raised in Victoria Kansas, where he had the privilege of being a parishioner at the Basilica of St. Fidelis. After graduating high school at Victoria High, he attended Fort Hays State University where he graduated with a bachelor’s in business management. Jake has served the diocese as Totus Tuus teacher, a Prayer and Action leader, and a CCD teacher. Jake is the Young Adult Ministry Coordinator and is in charge of planning events throughout the year. Outside of his work, Jake enjoys being outdoors, hiking, hunting, or fishing, as well as being with friends.