Jake Smith

Director @ gBETA St. Thomas

Jake attended the University of St. Thomas to pursue electrical engineering, and found himself enveloped in creative thinking at the Schulze School of Entrepreneurship. There, Jake discovered a zeal for early-stage venture development. Jake played baseball for the University of St. Thomas, and then went on to play semi-professionally. Upon finishing his baseball career, Jake joined the gener8tor team to lead gBETA and gALPHA programs at his alma mater. Jake is named as one of Minne Inno’s 25 under 25.

Jake is Minnesota born and raise, and received his Bachelor’s in Entrepreneurship from St. Thomas in 2018.