Jacob Asmussen

Jacob is the Central Texas Bureau Chief for Empower Texans and Texas Scorecard.

Jacob grew up in the Austin area, and was a homeschooled student involved in a variety of community activities including sports, music, art, and politics. He attended the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor and earned a double major in public relations and piano performance.  After graduating in 2017, he returned to Austin and joined the Empower Texans team.

Jacob is passionate about creative communication—crafting compelling messages that impact the way people think. He is driven to share truth, expose corruption, and engage well with the people around him.

In his free time, Jacob enjoys playing sports, reading, working out, watching the Dallas Cowboys, and figuring out how to cook.