Jesse Jones joined KING 5 in November 2005 as a reporter and member of the KING 5 Investigators team.
Jesse began his career working for KSTW-TV in Seattle as a general assignment reporter and special projects producer in 1989. He left Seattle in 1993, to work as an investigative reporter for WMAR-TV in Baltimore, Maryland. Seven years later he joined WLWT-TV in Cincinnati, Ohio.
During Jesse's career as a reporter he has earned several prestigious awards. In Baltimore, Jesse was honored as Reporter of the Year in 2000 from the Association of Black Media Workers. While working for WLWT-TV in Cincinnati, Jesse won Emmy Awards for investigative reporting three years in a row.
Jesse graduated from Montana State University in Bozeman, Montana, with a B.S. degree in film and television production.