Andrei Jacobs is a Development Officer at Tacoma Rescue Mission. His start in development began at YKHC, then on to shelters in Washington state. He is a 1993 Bethel Regional High School graduate with a Masters in Public Administration from Baruch College - City University of New York. Today, he fundraises to improve human service programs for homeless men, women, and children. His fundraising has led to clinics throughout the Y-K delta. HIs favorite foods are king and red salmon strips from the Qanirtuuq River. He is a registered member of Hooper Bay Traditional Council and he used to sell Yup'ik-inspired t-shirts.