Jake joined the Taylor Made team in 2016 as the Director of Research. His primary duties include overseeing the research of pedigree information for horses to be sold by Taylor Made prior to a sale, delivering updates to auctioneers and collaborating with all other division and department heads to help share information and streamline communication with current and potential clients, among various other tasks. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Equine Science and Management from the University of Kentucky. Prior to joining Taylor Made, Jake held positions at Equibase, The Jockey Club and Shadwell Stud in England, as well as being a 2015 graduate of the Irish National Stud Breeding Course. Outside of work, Jake enjoys taking in various sporting events, especially those featuring the Chicago Cubs and Blackhawks.