Jake started his AFL playing career in 2010 and was at Richmond Football Club until 2017 in which he played 84 games.
Jake played the majority of 2017 in the VFL for Richmond where he took a role as mentoring the Tigers' young defenders. Over the following year Jake found himself at Frankston FC in the VFL where he was a Player/Assistant Coach.
From 2018 onwards, Jake has been a Development Coach at St Kilda where he has prided himself on the relationships he builds with his players.
In 2020 Jake was appointed Head Coach of Sandringham Football Club.