Jesse is a celebrity chef and happy living expert with over fifteen years experience.
He’s co-starred in three season’s of Bravo’s “Workout”, two seasons of Food Network’s “Private Chefs of Beverly Hills" and four seasons of OWN’s Emmy winning “Home Made Simple”.
His expertise has been featured in multiple media outlets such as Huffington Post, MensHealth.com, US Weekly, OK Magazine, OUT magazine, The Advocate, and Life & Style. Additional television appearances include “E!’s Academy Award Red Carpet Special”, The Doctors, Home & Family, Marie, Access Hollywood, and The Bonnie Hunt Show.
He’s been a spokesperson for Nair For Men, SoyJoy, and The Western Pistachio Association. He’s done online product promotion for Proctor and Gamble and The Family Dollar.
Professionally, he’s worked with Katy Perry, Ryan Seacrest, Kendra Wilkinson, Alison Sweeney, and Jon Robin Baitz to name a few. He’s a featured expert in Alison Sweeney’s book, “The Mommy Diet”.
He co-hosted “Alternative Styles”, a lifestyle podcast produced by Westwood One Media featuring various life-hacks and empowering interviews with outlier women along with his bestie, style expert Alison Deyette.
He's the co-founder of Inspire Spiritual Community, a Los Angeles based non-profit organization serving the LGBTQ+ community & allies.
Jesse facilitates meditation training and conflict resolution for corporations and meets privately with clients as a counselor and coach. He has been a guest-teacher/presenter at various universities in Southern California.
Jesse recently joined the LGBTQ+ advisory council for the LA Sheriff's Department and has been recognized by the LAPD for his community leadership efforts.
He lives and loves in Los Angeles with his husband Christopher, their two kiddos and scrappy dog.