Congresswoman Sara Jacobs is a third-generation San Diegan and proudly represents California’s 53rd Congressional District.
Congresswoman Jacobs serves as the Founding Chair of San Diego for Every Child: The Coalition to End Child Poverty and previously served as a Scholar in Residence at the Joan B. Kroc School of Peace Studies at the University of San Diego and in policy positions at the U.S. State Department, UNICEF, the United Nations, and on Secretary Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign. She also served as the founding CEO of Project Connect, an education non-profit dedicated to closing the opportunity gap for students around the world.
At 32, Congresswoman Jacobs is the youngest member of California’s delegation and the third youngest member in the 117th Congress. She serves as the Freshman Representative to the House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee, and sits on the House Committee on Foreign Affairs, the House Armed Services Committee, and the House Select Committee on Economic Disparity and Fairness in Growth.