Originally from Fort Worth, Texas, Jacob grew up playing several sports including baseball, football, and wrestling. He graduated with a BFA in Acting from Oklahoma City University.
While attending Oklahom City University, he appeared in MacBeth, A Streetcar Named Desire, A Midsummer Nights Dream, and The Intelligent Design of Jenny Chow. Since arriving in Chicago Jake has worked in Theatre, Television, and Film. Credits include: Comedy of Errors (Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks) and NBC’s Chicago P.D.