Jacob Pekrul

Engineering Fellow - WASH
Joined EMI: December 2020
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Professional Training & Experience

Jacob graduated from Oklahoma State with a bachelor's in Civil and Environmental Engineering. Before EMI he traveled to Guatemala and Cambodia to assist in various development projects. After college Jacob worked in Oklahoma City in municipal wastewater plant design. He also has a passion for developing people and has volunteered in various roles through the local church.

Ministry Experience

Jacob helped lead various Bible studies in college. He has a large passion for discipleship both in the group setting and one-on-one. Jacob also has a passion for youth ministry and being apart of the local church's efforts in raising up the next generation of Christ followers.


Jacob is married to his beautiful wife Haven. They met at Oklahoma State and got married after graduation. Haven works for a Christian residential home inĀ Colorado for girlsĀ  who have been rescued from sex trafficking. They both enjoy hiking, reading, and taking long naps on the weekends.