An Atlanta native, Jesse was educated in Chicago and began his career marketing for an international apparel firm. Driven by design and aesthetics, Jesse later transitioned to a position at the Atlanta Decorative Arts Center where he specialized in marketing fine art.
Ultimately, he became the director of one of Atlanta’s premier contemporary art galleries. He later co-founded a real estate based company that brands, markets and manages luxury properties for special events, print media and major film and television productions.
Jesse joined Harrison Design's Beverly Hills office in 2010. He currently serves on the board and as treasurer for the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art, Southern California Chapter. Jesse is also an active member of the Los Angeles Conservancy Development Committee and is a founding member of UNICEF NextGen Los Angeles.