Jacobs’ appointment takes effect Monday and she will serve on an interim basis until a permanent replacement is named.
Jacobs began her career at OPB in 2001 in the planning, research and evaluation division where her work focused on strategic planning and program evaluation. Also while at OPB, she served as director of the Education Division and the General Government Division. Prior to that, she worked for two years in the Georgia Court of Appeals. She is a member of the Governor’s Innovation Fund Advisory Board. She is a graduate of the University of Georgia.
She and her husband, John, have two children and are members of Northside United Methodist Church.