Jake Roberts


Connect Ithaca, LLC.

Jacob Alan Roberts is the managing partner for Connect Ithaca, LLC, a private firm working to evolve Ithaca into a “Model Eco-City” by means of sustainable transportation and land-use policy and investment.  Having co-founded numerous businesses, not-for-profit organizations and professional associations that work to advance contemporary ideas and solutions related to Culture, Technology and the Environment throughout Upstate, NY, he is known as a passionate, creative and innovative leader.  Jacob has a BFA from Syracuse University, is the Co-Chair of the Tompkins County Green Party, and is committed to making the world a better place for his 10 year old son and generations to come.