Jacob Robertson

Jacob Robertson

Senior Manager, Organization Operations, Kansas City Sports Commission

Jacob Robertson joined the Kansas City Sports Commission in 2018 and serves as the senior manager, organization operations. In this role, he provides support to the president and CEO and the Board of Directors, oversees the organization’s young professional board and manages the sports commission's internship program. He also leads the organization’s esports efforts including the Kansas City Esports Coalition, whose mission is to use gaming for good by developing, advocating and enriching the esports culture in the Greater Kansas City Area and beyond. Robertson received his bachelor’s degree in recreation sports management and M.B.A. from Missouri Western State University. Prior to joining the Sports Commission in a full-time role, he served as an events intern for the Kansas City Sports Commission and had previous stops as the media relations assistant for Missouri Western Athletics and as a training camp intern for the Kansas City Chiefs.