If I weren’t dancing, I’d want to be a writer.

Jacob was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada, where he began his dance training under the instruction of April Wexelmen, Bri Lederman, and Brian Sanchez while also attending his performing arts high school, Las Vegas Academy. At age sixteen, He later continued his ballet training with Houston Ballet Academy for two years under the instruction of Claudio Munoz and Academy Director, Vicki Attard. Jacob had the privilege of being chosen to represent Houston Ballet by participating in the Prix de Lausanne’s first year of the partner school choreographic project, working under the instruction of choreographer, Goyo Montero.