Jesse is an independent photographer, filmmaker, and educator working with editorial outlets, nonprofits, and brands including The Wall Street Journal, NPR, Inc. Magazine, The New York Times, ESPN, Bloomberg, IBM, Verizon Wireless, Novo Nordisk, Kayak, Children of the Promise in Haiti, and Community Action Towards a Safer Environment (CASE) in South Africa. He is particularly passionate about issue-based storytelling and working with organizations affecting change.  

He was a Visiting Associate Professor of Art and Communications at Muhlenberg College. He has taught workshops and spoken at Syracuse University, The University of Oregon, The University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill. 

Jesse holds a Masters of Science in photography from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University and previously earned dual bachelors degrees in Psychology and Fine Art from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA. Jesse is available for assignments.  

Jesse is currently based outside NYC in Lawrenceville, NJ.