Jay Jessen

Jay Jessen

Title

Academic Advisor

Phone

313-577-4510

Email

jay.jessen@wayne.edu

Office

Prentis 200

Jay Jessen

Biography

Jay Jessen is an academic advisor with the Mike Ilitch School of Business. He earned a bachelor of science degree in geography from Western Michigan University. Jay is currently in the master of education program at Wayne State and is looking forward to a lifelong career in higher education.

Before joining Wayne State, he spent nearly a decade working with students at both public and private universities in Michigan. He has a passion for helping students successfully navigate the many facets of their degrees.

For Jay, the greatest highlight of his job is helping students reach their educational and life goals. He is excited to bring his prior experience in higher education to the Mike Ilitch School of Business.

Outside of work, Jay enjoys kayaking, traveling, spending time with friends and family, and is a self-proclaimed “foodie.”