Julius “Jake” Washington

Julius “Jake” Washington


Jake Washington is a global private sector business leader with exceptional financial acumen, client management and team-building skills. His core competencies include leadership, federal portfolio management, program and project management, corporate acquisition, business strategy and operations, design and construction management, environmental planning and remediation, facilities asset management, emergency management, contingency constriction operations, utilities & energy, Defense public works, federal acquisition, procurement, and wireless telecommunications operations. Markets within his portfolio include government buildings, aviation, ports & maritime, transportation, and water/wastewater among others.

As a senior executive with Jacobs, Mr. Washington currently leads strategy, client management and operational delivery of all projects supporting Navy and Marine Corps world-wide, as well as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers programs in the Western US, the latter covering civil works, interagency support, and military programs.

Prior to his private sector career, Mr. Washington completed a very successful 28-year Navy career serving in the Surface Warfare and Civil Engineer Corps communities, attaining the rank of Captain, serving in Major Regional Command and Operations billets, and leading organizations of up to 3,000 personnel.

Mr. Washington was appointed in December 2021 to serve on the EMAB as a special government employee and provide expert advice on environmental stewardship, contracting and management, large project planning, and risk assessment.