A native of Jacksonville, FL., Brandon Kolby Jacobs is the only son of Willie and Gloria Jacobs. Brandon attended First Coast High School and obtained his Bachelor's of Science in 2008 from the University of North Florida. Brandon has since completed his Master's in Business Administration from the University of Phoenix and is currently working in the field of logistics. Brandon is a former promoter, DJ and entertainment manager who now enjoys podcasting, video games, pro wrestling and writing books in his spare time. "My goal in life is to open a restaurant that can represent the diversity of who I am as a cook and as a person." In 2016, Brandon was selected to sit on the Board of Directors for Alumni Association at the University of North Florida and works alongside his fellow committee members to make Black Alumni Weekend the success it is today.