Prior to joining NutriFormance & Athletic Republic, Jake was a student of Lindenwood University Belleville, where he was a basketball and track athlete. He has experience in competing at the Junior Olympic level and has competed alongside professionals. He currently is enrolled at Lindenwood University St. Charles working toward his Master of Science degree in Health Science with a Sport Science & Performance specialization, where he also is a Strength & Conditioning Coach.
Jake has battled injuries and surgeries over his athletic career which caused him to evaluate and understand the science and safety behind his training that is necessary for success. This interest in training blossomed into a genuine passion for training athletes and doing so at the highest level possible!