Michael Jacob, Board Vice President

Talia Developments

Michael Jacob, Talia Developments

Michael Jacob, President at Talia Developments is a Green Building Professional, certified by Build It Green, with over 32 years of experience in commercial and residential construction and construction management. As a custom home builder, Talia Developments serves clients in western Sonoma County. Michael has held management-level field positions with Carl N. Swenson Co. of San Jose, CA and Hensel Phelps Construction Co. of Greeley, CO, building large-scale commercial, institutional and public projects.  Michael co-developed Two Acre Wood in 1999, the first cohousing community in Sonoma County, where he lives with his family. An avid traveler, Michael observed sustainable and sufficient dwellings and communities on a self-guided 14-month bicycle trek through the South Pacific, South East Asia, and the Middle East.