Born and raised in Massachusetts, Jesse is a recent transplant to Chicago. Studying Vocal Performance at Syracuse University, he was able to participate in a number of musical productions as well as serve as Music Director & Pit conductor for several musicals. He is also an alumnus of the College Light Opera Company (CLOC), where he performed in 9 fully staged musicals in 9 weeks over the Summer of 2016. Prior to living in Chicago, Jesse spent time living in San Francisco, Philadelphia, and Cape Cod.