Jesse is the Lead Pastor at Lighthouse. He oversees all of the church staff, as well as the Dream Team ministry leaders. Jesse also oversees all aspects of the Sunday morning worship experience at Lighthouse. Additionally, Jesse works on the administrative side of things, developing the church calendar and budget planning. You can also find him playing electric guitar for the worship team on Sunday mornings.
Jesse holds a Master of Divinity from Biblical Theological Seminary and a Master of Theology from Princeton Theological Seminary. His Master's thesis examined the political character of second temple Judaism, and evaluated the historical setting of Jesus within that milieu.
When he's not working or studying, Jesse loves to squeeze in as many rounds of golf as possible. He also enjoys sitting down with a good cup of coffee and the most recent issue of The Atlantic.