Director of People and Culture
Jakob joined Orases with over 20 years of business management experience. While successfully managing multi unit locations, he realized early on that the key to profitability is to grow individuals and a respectful culture. He has worked within Human Resources and held management roles at very large companies like Disney Co. and H&M, but found the most fulfillment in working at smaller companies where true impact can be gained.
- Art in all of its various forms– attending the theater, going to galleries, even creating art in his home studio
- Taking motorcycle rides in and around Frederick
Causes He Is Passionate About
Jakob cares about achieving equality in every sense of the word and passionately supports organizations that provide for the elderly.
“I know a lot of people dream of flying but I can do that in a plane; I would definitely choose super intelligence because with that I could make positive lasting change in the world for so many people.”