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Jacob Israel Chilton

Jacob Israel Chilton currently works as a Curriculum and Training Specialist at the Close Up Foundation. He attended the University of California, Davis, near where he grew up in Northern California, earning a Bachelor of Arts in English. He studied political theory and received a Master of Arts in English Language and Literature from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, where he lives currently. Before joining Close Up in 2019, Jacob worked as a teacher in Baltimore public schools, a legislative aide in Annapolis, and has been a field director for five campaigns.

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