Jake grew up in Searcy, Arkansas. He is a graduate of Harding University with a degree in Mechanical EngineeringĀ and joined the Purple Door Manager team in September of 2016. Jake married Lauren Heffington Wells in June of 2016, and they moved to Denver together in July of that year. He oversees the bar when he is working andĀ fills in wherever we need the help around the shop.

Jake enjoys what he does because he has a passion for coffee and for people. He’s a hard worker and quick learner.