Jacob Birch has lived all his life in the village of Wawne. He was educated at the village primary school and later attended Beverley Grammar School, and Sixth Form where he studied politics. He is currently a sitting Wawne Parish Councillor and Editor of the Village Gazette. He has a passion for his community and being able to help all those who are residents there.
Jacob is highly motivated to improve the lives and skills of young people in the area. One of his roles is the Cub Scout Leader in Cherry Burton and also sits on an East Riding steering group to improve voice and influence across the area.
When not working tirelessly for his community Jacob works for a medium chocolate and confectionary wholesaler based in Tickton. Responsible for e-commerce account coordination and assisting the marketing team.
Jacob is looking forward to the challenges that lie ahead if elected in May and promises to work tirelessly for all residents.