Ms. Jacobson has more than 25 years of experience with investment, strategic and communications leadership within the political, business and wine industries and has been with Hall Group affiliates since 1997. She provides overall guidance for all HALL Family Wines investor relations, communications, brand and charitable investment functions. Before joining HALL Family Wines in 2006, Ms. Jacobson worked at the White House in several capacities. From 1995-1997, she oversaw the Office of Personnel as Deputy Director under the Bill Clinton Administration. Then in 1997, Ms. Jacobson was appointed Chief of Staff for United States Ambassador to Austria, Kathryn Hall. She holds a Bachelor’s of Arts from Georgetown University and an MBA from DePaul University.