Jake was born in Seattle, WA in 1985. He lived for 16 years in Wenatchee, WA but eventually returned to Seattle in 2007. Jake earned his Business degree from the University of Washington, where he also participated in the Eastside Leadership Center. Jake credits his interest in finance to the instructor of many of his classes. This person was and is a mentor and significant influence on Jake, as he is an ex-Wall Street executive. After taking five classes from this person, Jake knew that he was destined to pursue a career in finance.
While working toward that goal and his degree, Jake worked for Safeway. This began during his time in Central Washington, and culminated in a position as 2nd Assistant Store Manager. Shortly after graduation, Jake put his passion and degree to work, and joined Prudential in Bellevue, WA to begin his career as a financial advisor. After early success and recognition within Prudential, Jake eventually sought out a new firm and joined Securian Advisors Northwest in early 2017. Jake holds his life and disability insurance licenses, as well as his FINRA Series 6, 63, and 65 registrations.
In his free time, Jake is an avid Mariners, Seahawks, and Huskies fan. Jake also enjoys reading, and is also an accomplished BMX bicycle rider. He currently resides in Tukwila, WA. 1930932 DOFU 11.2017