Jesse joined Worksystems in 2009 and is responsible for the management of WorkSource Portland Metro's adult workforce services aimed at providing quality employment and training services to adult job seekers. He works closely with a wide variety of WIOA partners including the Oregon Employment Department, DHS, Vocational Rehabilitation, community colleges and community based organizations. Jesse is also the Program Manager overseeing Worksystems’ SNAP Training and Employment Program grant with DHS.
Jesse has 15 years of experience developing, implementing, and managing workforce development programs for both youth and adults. He graduated from Portland State University with a Bachelor's in Foreign Languages (Spanish) and minored in Administration of Justice.
Jesse is a native Oregonian and enjoys whitewater kayaking on the many scenic rivers of Oregon and SW Washington.