Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Artist Info: Jesi is an artist, graphic designer, photographer and advocate. She utilizes her passion for art and design as a tool for social change. Her career in the non-profit world began as an Art Mentor for adults with intellectual and physical disabilities in Las Vegas. She then moved overseas to Phnom Penh, Cambodia, to volunteer as The Arts and Design Curriculum Developer for Cambodian Children's Fund (CCF). From there she became the Creative Producer for CCF. Jesi also co-founded Academy of Careers & Tourism (ACT) a not for profit vocational high school that has a vision of developing quality human resource for ASEAN Market.
She frequently travels and uses those adventures to fuel her love of photography. She is currently the owner and Creative Producer for a small creative agency that specializes in developing marketing materials for non-profits and small start ups.
Her love of art is resonates in all that she does, whether it is through paint, design or a camera lens. She has been an artist since birth (says her mom) and she is grateful to be able to combine passion with purpose.