Jesse is a carpenter with Fourth Pig Green & Natural Construction and has over 15 years of hands-on experience in residential construction, renovation, and retrofits. In addition to carpentry and site supervision duties, he takes great pride in his hands-on building envelope work. Jesse’s current work includes low energy, high performance retrofits, with a focus on foam-free, low embodied carbon materials and construction. He also acts as The Fourth Pig’s “Air Boss” on large Passive House projects, providing on-site training, instruction, and guidance to help project teams successfully execute high performance envelope details.
Jesse studied the Construction Engineering Technician Program at Mohawk College, where he merged his passion for housing with his interest in sustainability. Jesse has since completed multiple training courses and currently holds both PHI Certified Passive House Tradesperson (Building Envelope Specialization) and PHIUS Certified Builder certifications.