Bragg Creek, Alberta
Jesse shares a log home in the Rocky Mountain foothills with the love of his life, Linda, several dogs, too many horses and the noisiest coyotes in Alberta.
His education includes an Engineering Degree from the University of Manitoba and Business Administration from McMaster University. After service with the Royal Canadian Air Force, Jesse practiced Engineering in most Canadian provinces and territories. He is currently Director of Engineering, Siemens Canada.
He has performed Cowboy Poetry in venues; ranging from the dusty bars along the Cowboy Trail to the glamour of Nevada.
He is a member of the Academy of Western Artists and 2017 to 2019 President of the Alberta Cowboy Poetry Association. Jesse is an award winning Cowboy Poet and his published novels have been short listed in the Eppies. His book, illustrated by Val Moker, “Short Poems And Tall Cowboys” won the Will Rogers Medallion Award.
Maureen-Joy Gale and Jesse have released a CD, “The Leather, The Dust.”