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Jacob Roberts, Executive Assistant

Jacob RobertsJacob serves as the Foundation's Executive Assistant where he provides support in areas such as communications and scheduling as well as maintaining physical and digital business files related to the Foundation. In doing so, he helps improve how the Foundation communicates with Gold Star Families, volunteers, and supporters. He works hand-in-hand with the President and CEO in approaching the day-to-day operations and communications.

Jacob’s background has special meaning to the Foundation as he is the son of SGT. James WIlliam Harlan, USA who paid the ultimate sacrifice on May 14, 2004 while serving in Operation Iraqi Freedom. His life experiences provide a genuinely valuable connection to the mission of the Woody Williams Foundation.

Currently Jacob is pursuing a Master's of Science in Social Work and holds a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Louisville.

Jacob is an avid photographer and spends his spare time with his dog Leo.