Prince Jake Wesley Skipper is sponsored by Krewe members John Swanson and mother, Michele’ Skipper. He is a freshman attending Benton High School. He is an honor roll student recipient of the President’s Award for both Elementary and Middle School maintaining a 3.8 or above average; he maintained a 4.0 throughout his 8th grade year.
Jake is an active member in the youth at Cypress Baptist where he volunteers doing local mission work and serving in other areas for the church. Jake has participated over the past 6 years in the State G.U.M.B.O. games in both track and field events.
He currently holds the Louisiana State Boccia Championship title. He has competed at Texas Regional Para Olympic games in San Antonio, Texas. Jake enjoys playing video games, attending theatre plays, spending pool time with friends, and cruising the seas! He has several career paths in mind but currently plans to become a lawyer with some role in the political field. Jake is honored to represent the Krewe of Gemini with the beautiful 7 princesses!