John Jacob

Dr. John Jacob is the director of the Texas Coastal Watershed Program, and Professor and Extension Specialist with a joint appointment with the Texas A&M Sea Grant Program and the Texas AgriLife Extension Service. He was a member of a Charter Award winning team in 2010: Salon de Refuses, Katy, Texas—a counterproposal to a Low-Impact Design Competition for a suburban site.

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Houston, build the civic space of democracy

After Harvey, let's rebuild a city that will last for centuries and support healthy social interaction, in addition to getting people out of harm's way.