Jesse first became fascinated with accounting while running a restaurant he owned in Victoria BC. After selling the restaurant he want back to college to study accounting and soon after, took a position as the Financial Controller of a grocery store in Victoria, supervising a team of bookkeepers. After leaving the grocery store, Jesse worked as a contract bookkeeper for a while before he took on a new challenge as the supervisor of a team of bookkeepers for a national public accounting firm. Jesse loves teaching, and after moving to the Comox Valley with his family, he spent some time as a bookkeeping instructor at the local college level before returning to contract bookkeeping and financial controllership work.
Jesse is a QuickBooks Online Advanced Advisor, as well as being certified with Hubdoc, TSheets, Plooto, Wagepoint and other modern cloud accounting apps. Jesse passed his professional bookkeepers exam from the Institute of Professional Bookkeepers of Canada, February 2014.