Jesse has been part of the financial services industry since 2007 and joined Merrill Lynch Wealth Management in 2010. Jesse leads our team's investment risk-management approach through Merrill's Wealth Outlook tool, a risk analytics and investment planning tool designed to help manage client portfolios through risk analysis, predictive stress testing, wealth forecasting, goals-based analyses, and asset allocation. He also leads our team's alternative investment research and allocation policy, including hedge funds, private equity, managed futures, and non-traditional funds. Jesse received a B.A. in political science from Cameron University and a M.B.A. from the Michael F. Price College of Business, University of Oklahoma. *Asset allocation does not ensure a profit or protect against loss in declining markets. *Some or all alternative investment programs may not be in the best interest of certain investors. No assurance can be given that any alternative investment's investment objectives will be achieved.