- FIRM PROFILE
Jacob Yount joins Newcomb & Boyd’s Consulting Engineering Group as a Mechanical Engineer. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree from Georgia Tech in May of 2015.
Jacob is originally from Decatur, Georgia and now lives in Charleston, South Carolina. He and his wife, Stephanie, have a 2-month-old son, Charles Alexander, and a 3-year-old Shepherd mix named Chewie.
Jacob is an outdoorsman whose hobbies include kayaking, backpacking, fishing, and enjoying a nice scotch. In fact, his favorite vacation was a two week Scotch tour and hiking trip in Scotland. Jacob’s ideal vacation would be a permanent one to Montana to go fly fishing.
Jacob regularly makes movie references, so being up-to-date on films is a great way to start a conversation with him.
Jacob came to Newcomb & Boyd for the opportunity for great mentorship and a fun work environment. Prior to Newcomb & Boyd, he was working as a mechanical engineer in North Charleston, SC.