Founder, Jacobs Investment Company
Mr. Gary Jacobs founded Jacobs Investment Company, a company that participates in investment activities throughout the United States, Israel and abroad. He serves as chairman of the board for DermTech International, Nutrinia Ltd., and Next Generation Technologies, and is a director of Bio2 Technologies, Motus GI Technologies, M.S.T - Medical Surgical Technologies, and Fallbrook Technologies.
Mr. Jacobs owns the Lake Elsinore Storm Professional Baseball team.
Mr. Jacobs is Chairman, Board of Trustees of High Tech High charter high schools and a board member of the HTH Graduate School of Education. He chairs the Dean’s Advisory Council for the Social Sciences at University of California, San Diego. He and his wife, Jerri-Ann, created the Gary and Jerri-Ann Graduate Fellowship in Social Sciences Endowment and the Jerri-Ann and Gary Jacobs Chair in Social Sciences.
They have endowed the Jerri-Ann and Gary Jacobs Teen Director position and Senior Department at the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center, Jacobs Family Campus. Mr. Jacobs is on the boards of the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center and Jewish Community Centers Association; and also the UCSD Athletic Board; UCSD Board of Overseers and UCSD Foundation Board.