After graduating from Eastern Kentucky University with a B.A. in Construction Management, Jacob moved to the St Petersburg area. Over the past 10 years he has been working for a large government construction entity as a Project Manager specializing in new road and urban construction developments. Jacob brings with him a vast knowledge of development, market allocation, finance and contract negotiations. In 2017, Jacob joined Barkett Realty as a Sales Associate specializing in residential and rehabilitation sales where his background knowledge is invaluable.