Jacob is an actor/singer/writer/improviser/human currently playing the role of Elder Cunningham (Standby) on the national tour of The Book of Mormon. His onstage career began at the ripe old age of five when he played Frank Jr. in Merrily We Roll Along. Since then, he has performed in more than 60 productions, some of his favorites being Usnavi (In The Heights), Leo Frank (Parade), Edgar/Batboy (Batboy: The Musical), and of course Elder Cunningham. He also spends a lot of time creating my own works. His new musical Brad Knows Nothing, the story of a high school history project gone wrong, was included in NYMF 2018's Developmental Reading Series. He graduated from UC Irvine in 2017, where he completed his BFA in Music Theatre with Honors in Acting.