Jacob Cooper graduated from Eureka College with a degree in Secondary Education: Social Science and Special Education. He received his Masters in Leadership from Saint Xavier University in 2012. Jacob taught at Peoria Heights as a Special Educator before working at Norwood Elementary school for nine years before coming to MTHS. At MTHS, Jacob is The Flock sponsor. In his free time, Jacob enjoys spending time with his two children, Amelia and Jacob, and his wife. He also enjoys playing tennis, helping at his church, and volunteering at the Dream Center in Peoria.