Middle and Upper School English Teacher
Jacob has been teaching English for the past ten years at many different levels ranging from middle school language arts to college composition. Jacob is a working poet and loves to help young writers tell their own stories. He has also worked as a college advisor and as a web producer for arts organizations. Jacob is an avid sports fan and has accumulated his favorite teams from the places he has lived: Chicago Cubs, Miami Dolphins, and Milwaukee Bucks. He lives on the Oakwood campus with his wife Anna Potter, who also happens to be a writer and teacher, and their 9-year old daughter, Zoe.