Jesse is the recruiter for South America. She's a Florida native that grew up in Jacksonville and later moved to Tampa to complete her degree in Public Health at the University of South Florida. She spent a year abroad in Brazil as a Rotary International exchange student and speaks Portuguese. Since then she has done other volunteer work with Rotary, like participating in the 'End Polio Now' campaign and mentoring outbound exchange students. Jesse loves to travel, experience new places and meet new people. She enjoys being outside, whether that means going to the beach, attending festivals, or kayaking. She loves food, music, reading and her dog.