Upcoming Engagements

Baton Rouge Area Chamber — January 2018
Activate Conference — February 2018
TEDxLSU — March 2018



Jacob is an energetic, engaging speaker who has spoken on stages from Web Summit in Lisbon, Portugal to CROP Design Conference in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. From designing user experiences as the Director of Digital Strategy at MESH to designing his life as a minimalist, Jacob has applied design thinking to every aspect of his life. He's written two books and hundreds of articles on lifestyle design, worked with both local and national companies to design beautiful customer experiences and co-founded a podcast network focused on progressing social good.

Most Requested Speaking topics include:

  • Human-Centered Design (UX Design)
  • Designing a Life of Clarity, Purpose & Joy
  • Minimalism in an Age of Consumption
  • The Power of Podcasts
  • Creating Content that Matters
  • The Art of Storytelling

A few places Jacob has spoken before