MR. JACOB LEPORACCI is originally from Rhode Island, where he began to study piano at the age of five. Jacob started playing piano in church at age ten, and went on to earn a Bachelors degree in piano and a Masters degree in Church Music. Jacob currently serves as an Associate Professor of Music at Trinity Baptist College in Jacksonville, Florida where he teaches: Piano, Voice, Theory, Church Music, and is the director of several campus ensembles.  Jacob is an accomplished pianist, gifted singer, and a talented arranger. Jacob has served as a worship leader and full-time choir director  and currently serves as a regular accompanist at Trinity Baptist Church in Jacksonville, Florida. Not only an accomplished musician, Jacob is also loved and respected by his students for being a passionate and gifted teacher and communicator. Jacob has done several guest lectures and has conducted choir clinics and piano workshops in Washington D.C., New York City, and San Diego and several other cities. He has had an opportunity to preach in many churches throughout the country while traveling with the college’s music groups, and is often requested to speak in chapels on campus.  Using his gifts and abilities, Jacob’s passion is to glorify God,  point the lost to the Savior, and inspire Christians to greater love for the Lord Jesus Christ.