Jacob & Robin Nelson
DEACON - Building Project, Grounds
Jake was born in Portland, OR in 1979. His family moved to Gig Harbor when he was 6 years old, and he was saved as a young boy, about 6 or 7, after listening to his Sunday school teacher share the gospel. Robin was saved at home with her dad when she was 4 years old, Both Jake and Robin were blessed to be raised by Christian parents.
Jake and Robin attended the same church and youth group as children but didn’t really know each other. They met again when Jake was a customer at the coffee shop where Robin worked. They were married in 2005 and are blessed to have 3 young children: Kyler, Kennedy, and Elizabeth.
Jake has worked for the City of Gig Harbor since 2004. He was originally hired as a maintenance technician and became a construction inspector in 2014. He also enjoys spending time taking the kids to car shows and camping and boating with the family.