Content Block Preview: Speaker Bios: (Main Stage) Applying for Federal Fellowships 101

Speaker Bios:

Brandon Jacobsen, Communications and Outreach Lead, PMF Program Office, OPM

Brandon comes to the PMF Program Office as a Class of 2017 PMF himself, taking on a role in communications and outreach. Before embarking on a career in federal service, he spent nearly a decade in the education field, teaching high school Spanish and serving as the education director of a skateboarding nonprofit in his hometown of Tacoma, Washington. He brings a passion for strengthening programs that empower others. Brandon has a B.A. in International Relations from the University of Washington and an M.A. in Ethics, Peace, and Global Affairs from American University.