JM served in several leadership roles in high school, including Student Council President, Honor Council President, and French Club President. Moreover, JM was a member of the Leadership Council, National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta, and Fellowship of Christian Athletes. He also played on the varsity football, basketball, and soccer teams, serving as a soccer team captain for two years. Last summer, JM attended Boys State. This summer, he will work on a blueberry farm and as a soccer camp counselor.