The Dean’s Forum: Biking in Cleveland

Mr. Jacob VanSickle, Executive Director, Bike Cleveland
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Dean’s Forum Guest, 10:10 a.m

Trinity member Brant Lee in conversation with Jacob VanSickle, Executive Director of Bike Cleveland.

Bike Cleveland Bike Cleveland is transforming our streets and communities into vibrant, healthy places. Making them safe and accessible for everyone to bike and walk. VanSickle discussed many of Bike Cleveland projects currently underway and why they are important for Cleveland’s continued comeback.

Jacob VanSickle has served as the executive director of Bike Cleveland since February of 2012. He is a graduate of Spring Arbor University where he earned a degree in sociology with a concentration in community development.

Prior to becoming director of Bike Cleveland Jacob was the active living coordinator at Slavic Village Development where he created and implemented programs that got residents connected and active in the community. As part of his work at Slavic Village Development Jacob served as the convener of the leadership team that created Bike Cleveland.

Jacob is now a passionate Cleveland transplant.