Dean/Professor, College of Education
2004 Ed. D. Educational Leadership, Northern Illinois University
1998 M.S. Educational Psychology, National Louis University
1974 B.S. Special Education/Elementary Education, Northern Illinois University
Hayward, J., & Jessee, P. (2014, November). Supporting college faculty with resources to share the Lasallian Mission. Huether Lasallian Education Conference, Chicago, IL.
Huvaere, D., Jessee, P., Palmi, C., & Mackey, B. (2015, January). The intersection of grit and poverty: Working with high needs students. District of Eastern North America (DENA) Winter Workshop, Tinton Falls, NJ.
Huvaere, D., & Jessee, P. (2015, March). Helping high needs students achieve academic success. Concurrent sessions presented at Midwest Association of Teacher Educators, Lafayette, IN.
Blackwell, W., Buss, J., Fisher, M., & Jessee, P. (2014, November). Special educators preparation and partnership with Catholic schools. Teacher Education Division of the International Council for Exceptional Children Annual Conference, Indianapolis, IN.
Council for Chicago Area Deans of Education (CCADE). Co-Chair 2014-2015.