Staff Spotlight: Caryl Jacobs, Database & Finance Administrator

Meet Caryl Jacobs – Ryan House’s database and finance administrator!

What is one unique thing people don’t know about you – like a hobby, a former profession, a place you’ve visited?

I played the bugle in a drum and bugle corp and have performed in almost every state in the union, including Canada.

If you had a superpower, what would it be? 

I want to fly.

What did you want to be when you were younger? 

A garbage man. I thought it would be cool to hang off the back of the truck. Plus, you might sometimes find some really cool treasure.

What is your favorite kind of music and/or band? 

I’m eclectic. I like almost everything. It really depends on my mood. 

If you could have dinner with anyone, who would you choose? 

My dad.

What is one thing you cannot live without? 

The Internet.

What do you consider your motto in life? 

“Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game.” – Babe Ruth