Jake Arnold joined OSBA’s staff in January 2017 as communications and news specialist. He is responsible for reporting triumphs, challenges and stories of interest to OSBA members. He also has an integral role in the restructuring of the association’s news products, and helps support the communications needs of OSBA and its members.
Before joining OSBA, Jake spent 15 years working as an editor and writer for The Oregonian, where he rose to copy desk chief and production leader. He has also worked for newspapers in Alaska, California, Kansas and New Zealand, and he has won numerous headline writing awards. He has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Kansas.