is a multi-instrumental music producer specializing in composition and engineering. With a long farm lineage on the high plains of Colorado, Jake took his work ethic to the University of Colorado at Boulder to study engineering and music. During his time at school, Jake honed his craft for songwriting and performed with several bands. In 2012, he placed second in CU's version of American Idol out of 75 vocalists. After graduating first in his class with a B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Jake turned his lifelong passion for music and engineering into his full time career.