Jacob Lane is director of external relations and special assistant to the president for the Intercollegiate Studies Institute (ISI) in Wilmington, Delaware. Prior to his current role, he served as managing director of the Collegiate Network, ISI’s nationwide student journalism program. Jacob attended DePauw University for his undergraduate studies and is a graduate of Ball State University, where he earned his M.A. in journalism. While at Ball State, he served as a graduate assistant for the journalism department. He has been involved in Indiana politics since his days as an undergrad, and worked for both the Indiana House Republican Caucus and the Indiana Republican State Committee before working at ISI. Jacob is a former regional fellow with the National Review Institute, as well as a writing fellow with America’s Future Foundation.