Archived Biography: Jesse was involved in most aspects of the Berkman Center's technological functioning. He worked as a system administrator, web developer and technical supporter.
Jesse previously spent much of his time building and refining dictary.net, a literary search engine. Prior to undertaking the dictary site, Jesse provided end-user technical support at Leading Market Technologies and wrote plug-ins for its MarketBrowser program, which could then connect to financial data and news sources.
Jesse studied physics at Bard College, where he earned recognition as a Distinguished Scientist Scholar and a John Bard Scholar. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in 1997.