Jake is a recent graduate from Elmhurst College in May of 2016, with a double major in Finance and Economics after only three years. Shortly after graduating he then joined Independence Capital Financial Partners as a Junior Financial Planner. Andrew and Jake met through the mentorship program of Elmhurst College and interned at Independence Capital Financial Partners the summer before he graduated. Jake is currently studying and progressing through the Certified Financial Planner course through the American College.
Jake enjoys athletics in his spare time, mostly in the form of training and competing in the sport of powerlifting. He has aspirations to compete at the American Nationals meet, the largest in the country, and then on to represent the United States at the international level. He has competed before locally within the Chicago area and placed well.
Jake spends his Thanksgiving at his grandparent’s banquet hall volunteering for the nearby shelter, helping feed those who come in. He currently resides in Worth, Illinois.