Jake Engel

Director of Admissions


Jake received his undergraduate degree from Viterbo University in La Crosse, WI in Music with a minor in Vocal Pedagogy. After graduating, Jake then pursued his master's degree in Music from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University. While there, Jake was an Associate Instructor of Music, teaching Studio Voice and Music Fundamentals to undergraduate students.


Jake started at Fusion Evanston as Director of First Impressions in 2022, supporting students, families, and staff throughout the year. Now as Director of Admissions he is excited to find new supports for our families and further develop relationships within the Evanston community!

Fun Facts and Hobbies

  • Travelling internationally.
  • Running along the lake with his dog, Ziggy.
  • Playing in indoor/outdoor basketball leagues.
  • Loves all things Wisconsin!