Mike "Jocko" Jacques
NBC15 Sports Director
Mike “Jocko” Jacques is an award-winning and Emmy nominated journalist and has worked in the field for over 20 years. He has covered teams in National Championship games, Bowl Games, the Super Bowl, and numerous high school state champions over his career. But why he truly loves what he does is showing the viewers the passion and compassion of local teams and their fans.
Jacques is a graduate from the University of Phoenix where he achieved his Master’s degree in Business Administration(MBA), while previously he gained a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and Mass Communications from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He is also a proud graduate of Greendale High School.
“Jocko” also has a passion for giving back to the community. He had a chance to save someone’s life and was a donor through Be The Match. Mike loves to spend time on the golf course, coaching his kids, but most of his free time is spent with his wife, Carol, and their three children, Elizabeth, Luke, and Noah.