Jacob was born and raised in the Southwest side of Chicago. He is happiest when he is on stage. He loves the entire process of getting ready for a performance from cold reads, to blocking, building sets, rehearsals to the excitement of opening night! He attends The Chicago Academy for the Arts where he has had several roles in various productions and continuous to learn about his craft everyday. He is best known for listening intently and taking good direction.
When he is not in school he loves to write, specifically poems and short stories, play the guitar and draw. He loves all types of music. He enjoys dancing to various Latin styles. His special interests are studying world cultures, travel, and humanitarian work. He hopes to gain a worldly perspective by one day traveling the world to continue his study on world cultures. He believes and strives to spread peace and love through various forms of art.