Co-founder & Chemical & Ecological Engineer
Jess attended The Evergreen State College, focusing his studies in aqueous chemistry and riverine ecology, earning a double BS. During this time, Jess also worked, operating, maintaining and designing industrial machinery, with a focus on ergonomics of use. After graduating, Jess worked with The Nature Conservancy and the University of Washington to establish laws and regulations for the forestry industry. Jess spent the next five years working in the adventure sports industry. It was during these years that Jess became involved with the Oregon Medical Marijuana Program. Jess’s education provides a solid scientific foundation to our diverse team. Through his participation in the OMMP, Jess uses his skill set to help educate consumers about different aspects of cannabis alchemy.