Jake Austin is a reputation specialist with BrandYourself. He is responsible for building and maintaining a positive web presence for a variety of clients.
A native of Elliottsburg, Pennsylvania, Jake earned his bachelor’s degree in Professional Writing from Kutztown University in 2014. He then earned his M.A. in Professional and Digital Media Writing from East Stroudsburg University, graduating in 2016. Prior to Brandyourself, Jake worked as a news reporter in Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, reporting on everything from local government to entertainment.
Outside the office, Jake is an avid distance runner, an aspiring creative writer, a passionate rock music fan, and a self-taught guitar and ukulele player. He hopes to someday publish a novel or short story collection. On the weekends, you can typically find him reading, watching movies, fishing, or playing video games.