Jesse Gesten, CRNA, DNAP, is from Flagstaff Arizona. Jesse’s appreciation of Telluride started in 1977 when he first learned to ski. Jesse and his family have continued to frequent Telluride over the years and enjoy biking, hiking, and many local events. Jesse received his undergraduate degree from Northern Arizona University and his doctoral degree in nurse anesthesia from Missouri State University. His background includes extensive experience in cardiovascular, neurosurgical, major vascular, orthopedics, ENT, plastic surgery, oncology, dental, urology, obstetrics, pediatrics and regional anesthesia. He currently lives in Flagstaff with his wife, three children and two Labrador retrievers.