Jacob Vandever is a former political candidate, activist, and amateur writer.  Jacob was born and raised in Umatilla, Oregon.  Jacob got involved in politics early on serving as the student representative to the Umatilla City Council for his Senior Project.

Vandever attended Oregon State University and received a B.S. in Political Science in 2015.  In College Jacob served as the President of the Oregon State College Republicans, Speaker of the House for ASOSU, and Vice President of Alpha Sigma Phi Fraternity.

After graduation Jacob went to work as a Field Organizer for Turning Point USA.  After that he went to work consulting for various campaigns, Political Action Committees, and other political causes.

Jacob now has a weekly column for the Oregon Catalyst blog.  Check out his articles every Thursday.

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