Jessie is a very compassionate and outgoing with an exuberant personality. Jessie rarely meets anyone that he does not like. He will try to make them smile if it is possible. Jessie loves people and it shows in his conversational style. Jessie is a conservative minded husband and father of three children.

Education is at the core of his values and more especially higher education. Jessie first attended PRCC in 1989 and graduated from their Diesel Program with honors in 1991. Jessie worked in the aggregates industry for several years and moved up the corporate latter. After being passed over for several promotions he soon realized that his education was inadequate and he desperately desired to upgrade his education to the Associate Degree level, and continue from there to a Masters Degree in the future.

Jessie loves to help people. While at the River, he has become an integral part of Student Support Services Tutoring Staff and is currently tutoring for the 2014-2015 session. He also currently holds two part time positions with a local Management Company were he serves the housing needs of Poplarville residents, by providing quality maintenance services and top notch management.