Jake has worked for Piton Exploration since February 2021, and has worked mineral exploration projects in Idaho, Nevada, and Alaska. After serving in the US Army, Jake completed a Bachelor of Science in Geology at Illinois State University in 2018, followed by a Master of Science at Idaho State University in 2020. His combination of field, research, and lab experience make him a valuable asset to the Piton team. One of his favorite aspects of the job is doing fieldwork in rugged mountains. When he’s not working, Jake enjoys hunting, fishing, and mountain sports.