Jacob has one brother and two sisters and was raised half of the time in Oregon and the other half in Washington. His dream is to one day own a ranch in Montana and his secret ambition is to be a movie actor. He's appeared in many school and theatre productions throughout his life, and at 21, has been nominated in various categories for his work on daytime television. He admires his parents for putting up with him over the years, and is really like any other person his age. His hobbies are surfing and race car driving.