Prior to her current position at CASBHC, Jesse
was a consultant on a variety of healthcare projects, including a children’s
Oral Health collaborative project, a federally funded Healthy Communities’
Access Project, and a school-based Emergency Preparedness project.Jesse was the Director of School Based Health Services
for 10 years for the Community Health Center, Inc., and served as President of
the Connecticut Association of School Based Health Centers from 1998 - 2000.
She has been active in Connecticut’s Medicaid
Managed Care Council and currently serves on the Behavioral Health Partnership
Oversight Council, a legislatively appointed position. Jesse has been co-chair of the CT Coalition for
Oral Health, and was the chair of the statewide School Based Health Center
Advisory Council. Jesse is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the
School Based Health Alliance (formerly known as the National Assembly on School
Based Health Care).
Jesse holds a Master’s degree in Marriage and
Family Counseling and is a Licensed Professional Counselor.
For consultation services and speaking engagements available upon request.