Previously, Jesse served as a summer associate with Faegre Baker Daniels, where he supported attorneys across multiple practice areas. He also served as a summer intern with the Office of the District Attorney in Philadelphia, drafting motions and memos for assistant district attorneys and researching numerous different legal issues.
Prior to entering the legal field, Jesse had a long career as a professional dancer, performing as a soloist with Colorado Ballet and the New York Metropolitan Opera. During his time as a dancer, he served as a union representative and member of the negotiation committee for the American Guild of Musical Artists, participating in negotiations and serving as a liaison between the union and administration. He also spent many years as a ballet teacher and repetiteur.
In his free time, Jesse enjoys playing the cello, cooking Italian and French food, and traveling to Europe. His favorite sports include football, baseball, soccer and skiing.