Jacob Hodes has written for the Canarsie Courier, Cabinet Magazine, and the New York Times, among other publications. He earned a B.A. in history from Swarthmore College and an M.A. from the City University of New York's Graduate School of Journalism. He balances the anxiety of prose with the calming exactitude of code.

Jacob is not a lawyer or equities trader; that's the other Jacob Hodes, who currently works at Brown Advisory, and whom you can learn more about here.