As an accomplished executive in a $500 million dollar organization with 1200 employees, Jacob Green has an extensive background and passion for leadership development, organizational enhancement, talent management, and crisis communications.
But what Jacob is really known for is helping others leverage adversity for personal and professional success. Jacob has taught thousands how to face difficult personal and professional crisis and ultimately learn how to use these challenges to advance in life and the workplace.
Jacob has a proven track record of taking serious adversity and leveraging it. While attending college at the University of California, Berkeley, Jacob interrupted an attempted robbery and was seriously injured by the assailant. Overnight his life changed dramatically as he sustained a traumatic brain injury, optic nerve injury, and numerous medical complications. After almost two years of full time rehabilitation, Jacob ultimately received his Bachelor’s Degree, Master’s Degree, and worked his way up in a large organization where he currently serves as a top executive.
Jacob has received numerous awards for his community service leadership, including the National Caring Award, the Orange County Human Relations Award, Most Inspiring Student at UC Irvine, and is the youngest recipient of the Gene Lentzner Humanitarian Award.
Jacob is a highly effective keynote speaker, facilitator and coach who inspires audiences to have the courage to face their life challenges and leverage them to achieve authenticity, strength, and the courage to see clearly.