Bio

DISTRICT
State Rep. Brad Jacobsen was first elected in November 2010 to the Michigan House and represents residents of northern Oakland County including Oxford, Orion, Oakland (part of) , Addison, and Brandon townships.

EDUCATION
Jacobsen received his bachelor’s degree in social economic policy from James Madison College at Michigan State University.

PROFESSIONAL
Jacobsen is vice president of Jacobsen’s Flowers. The family-run company, founded by his great grandfather in 1920, currently has three locations. He has also served as an Oakland County Commissioner, Oxford Township trustee, past chair of the Lake Orion Downtown Development Authority, and was a member of the Oxford Emergency Safety Authority.

PERSONAL
Jacobsen was raised in Oxford, where he still lives. He and his wife Teri have three children, and they attend the Oxford United Methodist Church. Jacobsen is also an active member of the Oxford Rotary and the local Elks and Eagles clubs.

COMMITTEES
Jacobsen serves as vice chair of the Government Operations Committee and is on the House Committees on Transportation and Infrastructure; Energy and Technology; Education, and Judiciary.