Jerome was born in Buff Bay, Jamaica, where he started his young track career before moving to Canada at the age of 16. Jerome is a Team Canada Track and Field Olympian specializing in the individual sprint events and is also a member of the Canadian 4x100m Men's Relay team, the team with which he won a Silver at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Gold and the 2022 World Championships. After running, Jerome's second passion is fashion. He is a lover of clothes and all things style. He loves modelling and this year walked in several shows for his first NYFW.