Jake Stroup

Identity theft and fraud
Owner, Slight Edge Group
Holmes Theological Seminary, Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana


  • State-recognized expert on identity theft
  • Has written extensively on identity theft and fraud, especially as it relates to insurance
  • Served on the Board of Directors of the Indiana State Association of Health Underwriters


Jake Stroup is an identity theft and IT expert who's provided a range of identity theft protection services to the public and professionals alike. He's certified as an identity theft expert by The Institute of Fraud Risk Management and served on the Board of Directors of the Indiana State Association of Health Underwriters, an organization providing support and continuing education to insurance professionals in the midwest.

Jake has worked closely with insurance agents and brokers across the country to provide continuing education and legal and identity theft protection programs as employee benefits. He's also conducted seminars in association with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) for public benefit. He covered identity theft for The Balance for five years.  

Jake is the owner of Slight Edge Group, an identity theft education organization, and worked in IT for more than 13 years.



Jake attended Holmes Theological Seminary in Greenville, South Carolina, and studied computer technology at Ivy Tech.