Jesse is proud to be a part of the community and the News 12 team.
Jesse and his wife, Amanda, live in Denison with their three children, Brayden, Parker, and Mia. They enjoy all of the activities Texoma has to offer.
Jesse comes to News 12 after teaching mass communication and television broadcasting for the past 8 years at Northwestern Oklahoma State University, his alma mater.
During his years teaching, Jesse won several teaching awards and he and his students won multiple awards for excellence in broadcast journalism. Jesse has also been honored by the Society of Professional Journalists and the Oklahoma Broadcast Association. Prior to teaching,
Jesse worked at KSWO-TV in Lawton, Okla., as a producer/reporter. He has also served as news director and anchor for the Wright Wradio network in Weatherford, Okla., and as an associate producer at KWTV in Oklahoma City.
Jesse is excited to be back in the newsroom and covering the stories that matter to those who live in the Texoma region. He enjoys getting to know new people, and he and his family are enjoying becoming a part of the communities that News 12 serves.
If you have a story idea or just want to say hello, feel free to send Jesse an email—he would love to hear from you!