Smith Island Education Center Captain/Assistant Manager
Tenure at CBF: 1995-present
Jessie has come back to his roots in two capacities, as Smith Island Education Center Program captain/educator and as a native Smith Islander. He is certified as a USCG Captain. Prior to joining CBF, Jessie was a Smith Island waterman.
Personal Philosophy: "The fact that I had to abandon my life long plan of being a Smith Island waterman was proof to me that the Bay needs help. My new life plan was obvious: Save the Bay!"