Born in Boulder, Colorado, Jesse Royal Carmichael currently resides in Los Angeles and has travelled extensively around the world for the last decade with his band, Maroon 5. He is a passionate environmentalist and lover of humanity and is excited about sharing his experience in the realms of creativity, design, and social media to help spread the good work of ACE further into the mainstream consciousness all around the planet. Recently he completed a two-year hiatus from his band during which he studied music, yoga, and the healing arts.
Jesse returned to Maroon 5 to record the band’s fifth album, V, which was released in August 2014. V debuted at number one on the US Billboard 200, selling 164,000 copies in the first week. The band will be on a world tour in 2015 performing in North America, Europe, and Africa.