Jack is the head of debate at Poly Prep Country Day School in Brooklyn, New York. As a student, Jack competed for Okoboji High School in Milford, Iowa in both Public Forum and Lincoln-Douglas Debate. His junior and senior year, Jack made outround appearances at tournaments like Harvard, Blake, and West Des Moines Valley. In 2013, Jack was the first debater from his school to attend the Tournament of Champions. As a coach, Jack’s students have seen success across multiple events. While at Poly Prep, Jack’s students in Public Forum have championed tournaments such as Harvard, Lexington, and Blake while also reaching elimination rounds at Wake Forest, Yale, Georgetown, the New York City Invitational, Emory, and UPenn. Through private coaching, Jack has also coached students in Lincoln-Douglas debate to elimination rounds at Yale, Harvard, the New York City Invitational, and the Sunivational. Jack is incredibly excited to join the ISD family this summer!