Jesse started dancing in Adelaide at age three at the Barbara Jayne Dance Centre. He moved to Melbourne at age thirteen and continued training part time at the Australian Ballet School. He then continued his training at Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School and completed his VCE academic studies. In 2014 he graduated with a Diploma in Dance from the New Zealand School of Dance. His highlights include performing in Andre Santos’ Nostalgia  in the Genesis season and Jayne Smeulders Cinderella in his first year with West Australian Ballet company.