His first job was in Bowling Green, Kentucky where he met Indy Sports Nation’s Chris Hagan! From there, Jake has worked as an Anchor or Reporter in Terre Haute, Peoria, Illinois, Ft. Wayne, Quincy, Illinois, and Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Jake has been honored several times for excellence in broadcasting and has met many wonderful people while working around the Midwest, but is thrilled to be “Back Home Again in Indiana” as a reporter.
Jake grew up on the north side, attended North Central High School and graduated from IU with a degree in Telecommunications and Anthropology.
In his spare time, Jake enjoys playing golf, watching movies and rockin’ out on his guitar, but most of all he enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Jake feels honored to bring the news to you and your family and is proud of his Hoosier heritage.
Here are a few things about Jake:
- Favorite Movie: “Raiders of the Lost Ark”/”Star Wars”
- Favorite Band: Van Halen
- Favorite Food: “Too many to name just one!”
- Favorite Places In Indiana: IU’s Bloomington Campus, Crooked Lake, Monument Circle, Turn 2 at the track, Mom & Dad’s House.