Jacob graduated from Cartersville High School with Honors in 2002 and went on to attend Kennesaw State University and Chattahoochee Technical College where he studied Industrial Maintenance. During this time, Jacob was employed by Toyo Tire as a machine operator, but he quickly rose through the ranks to crew leader, trainer and assistant shift supervisor.
From there, Jacob took the operational skills that he had gained and began managing properties for McWhorter Holdings, LLC. He now owns and operates Pro Line Home Speciaties, a construction contracting business in Cartersville.
Jacob is happily married with five children. He is very active in the community and coaches youth sports year round for his son's teams.