Jake joined VPR in 2016 as a producer and announcer. He spends much of the day working with the programming team, producing podcasts, directing Vermont Edition and coordinating membership drives. Jake also guides you through VPR's programming between 9 a.m. and noon on weekdays and can sometimes be heard during Morning Edition and All Things Considered.
Before coming to VPR, Jake was a host and digital content manager at The Point (WNCS) in Montpelier. Prior to that, he hosted morning shows and programmed radio stations in Hartford, CT, Worcester, MA, Wilmington, DE and Scranton, PA.
Jake is also a voice-over artist, string bass player and dog lover, and aspires to eventually become a man of leisure. He lives with his wife, two children and dog along the western slopes of The Greens.